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Relief Representation of Workmen

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

On View: Egypt Reborn: Art for Eternity, Amarna Period, Martha A. and Robert S. Rubin Gallery, 3rd Floor
MEDIUM Sandstone, painted
  • Place Made: Karnak, Egypt
  • DATES ca. 1352-1347 B.C.E.
    DYNASTY late XVIII Dynasty
    PERIOD New Kingdom, Amarna Period
    DIMENSIONS 7 1/2 x 10 7/16 x 1 3/16 in. (19 x 26.5 x 3 cm)  (show scale)
    ACCESSION NUMBER 86.132
    CREDIT LINE Gift of William Kelly Simpson
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION Relief Representation of Workmen, ca. 1352-1347 B.C.E. Sandstone, painted, 7 1/2 x 10 7/16 x 1 3/16 in. (19 x 26.5 x 3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of William Kelly Simpson, 86.132. Creative Commons-BY
    IMAGE installation, West Wing gallery 7 installation, CUR.86.132_wwg7.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2005
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION One Egyptian limestone relief with a representation of stone masons building a wall. Condition: Right edge broken away anciently. Other edges worked in antiquity. Entire surface quite rough and grainy. Joins Brooklyn 61.195.1.
    RECORD COMPLETENESS Good (76%)
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