Trial Piece with Nb-Signs
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 1352-1336 B.C.E.
New Kingdom, Amarna Period
4 1/2 × 2 × 4 1/2 in. (11.5 × 5.1 × 11.4 cm) (show scale)
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Gift of the Egypt Exploration Society
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Trial Piece with Nb-Signs, ca. 1352-1336 B.C.E. Limestone, 4 1/2 × 2 × 4 1/2 in. (11.5 × 5.1 × 11.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Egypt Exploration Society, 34.6054. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.34.6054_view01.jpg)
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Small piece of limestone evidently used by a sculptor as a trial piece for the neb sign of which there are three specimens in relief. The workmanship is rather poor and the piece is of little importance.
Condition, surface chipped.
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