<em>Relief Fragment</em>, ca. 2500-2350 B.C.E. Limestone, 16 9/16 x 25 9/16 x 2 9/16 in. (42 x 65 x 6.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.27E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.27E_NegA_print_bw.jpg)

Relief Fragment

Medium: Limestone

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 2500-2350 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 16 9/16 x 25 9/16 x 2 9/16 in. (42 x 65 x 6.5 cm)


Accession Number: 37.27E

Image: CUR.37.27E_NegA_print_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Oblong fragment of limestone bearing on two perpendicular sides columns of hieroglyphs in detailed raised relief. The piece is part of a corner of a wall from the tomb of Semenkhuw-ptah called Itwesh The top and bottom of the columns are not preserved. Condition: Small chips; otherwise good.

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