Egyptian. <em>Fragment from Relief of a Nobleman</em>, ca. 760-656 B.C.E. Limestone, 3 13/16 x 5 1/2 in. (9.7 x 14 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Ernest Erickson Foundation, Inc., 86.226.5. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 86.226.5_NegA_SL1.jpg)

Fragment from Relief of a Nobleman


Medium: Limestone

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 760-656 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 3 13/16 x 5 1/2 in. (9.7 x 14 cm)


Accession Number: 86.226.5

Image: 86.226.5_NegA_SL1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Fragment of limestone relief. In raised relief, head of man facing right, wearing striated wig. At extreme right, portion of column of hieroglyphs in raised relief seemingly recording name of man. Inscription is too incomplete to be read. Condition: Assembled from several fragments. Nose chipped. No trace of paint.

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