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Obelisk

Decorative Arts

CULTURE Egyptian
MEDIUM Metal with stone base
DATES Late 19th century
DIMENSIONS 11 1/8 x 4 3/16 x 3 in. (28.2 x 10.7 x 7.6 cm)
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
ACCESSION NUMBER 41.980.38
CREDIT LINE Gift of Mrs. William E. S. Griswold in memory of her father, John Sloane
CAPTION Egyptian. Obelisk, Late 19th century. Metal with stone base, 11 1/8 x 4 3/16 x 3 in. (28.2 x 10.7 x 7.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. William E. S. Griswold in memory of her father, John Sloane, 41.980.38. Creative Commons-BY
RECORD COMPLETENESS Poor (5%)
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