Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 1400 B.C.E.
late Dynasty 18 to early Dynasty 19
9 1/4 x 11 1/4 x 2 5/16 in. (23.5 x 28.5 x 5.8 cm) (show scale)
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Gift of Frederica Tchacos
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Fragmentary Relief, ca. 1400 B.C.E. Limestone, 9 1/4 x 11 1/4 x 2 5/16 in. (23.5 x 28.5 x 5.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Frederica Tchacos, 77.192. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 77.192_negA_bw_IMLS.jpg)
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One limestone relief with two registers partially preserved. Above, in sunk relief are representations of three figures, perhaps dancing, preserved from the feet to their lower abdomens. It is suggested that this may be jubilation scene greeting the return of the master. Below, floral motifs. All in sunk relief.
Condition: The surface is pitted; the floral motifs in the second register almost invisible.
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