Fragment of Stela with Figures Holding Lotuses
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
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Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Fragment of Stela with Figures Holding Lotuses, 305-30 B.C.E. Limestone, pigment, 5 7/8 x 6 1/2 in. (14.9 x 16.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1526E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 37.1526E_NegA_glass_bw.jpg)
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Fragment of a limestone stela, with 2 full registers. The upper with 4 standing figures facing left (a man followed by 3 women), each holding a lotus. The lower with 3 similar figures (all female). Captions before each of them identify them as 'his son (or daughter)...' Remains of polychromy on figures.
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