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Relief Fragment of a Sem-Priest

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

CULTURE Egyptian
MEDIUM Limestone
  • Possible Place Collected: Thebes, Asasif, Egypt
  • DATES ca. 760 - 747 B.C.E.
    DYNASTY XXV Dynasty
    PERIOD Third Intermediate Period
    DIMENSIONS 3 13/16 x 4 1/4 x 1 1/4 in. (9.7 x 10.8 x 3.2 cm)  (show scale)
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    CREDIT LINE Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION Egyptian. Relief Fragment of a Sem-Priest, ca. 760 - 747 B.C.E. Limestone, 3 13/16 x 4 1/4 x 1 1/4 in. (9.7 x 10.8 x 3.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.2036E. Creative Commons-BY
    IMAGE overall, CUR.37.2036E_view2.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2011
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Relief fragment of a sem-preist facing left. Top of the head is missing as is the left arm and shoulder. Face, neck, upper chest and right shoulder are preserved.
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