<em>Relief of a Bowing Courtier</em>, ca. 1345–1330 B.C.E. Limestone, pigment, 8 1/4 x 15 1/4 x 1 7/8 in. (21 x 38.8 x 4.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Ernest Erickson Foundation, Inc., 86.226.26. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 86.226.26_negA_bw_IMLS.jpg)

Relief of a Bowing Courtier

Medium: Limestone, pigment

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1345–1330 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 8 1/4 x 15 1/4 x 1 7/8 in. (21 x 38.8 x 4.8 cm)


Accession Number: 86.226.26

Image: 86.226.26_negA_bw_IMLS.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
White limestone slab with deeply carved representation of a bowing courtier in sunk relief in front of whom are the remains of a column of inscription. The text shows traces of blue paint whereas the figure is painted red. The front plane of the slab curves concavely. Condition: Broken on right and lower edges; chipped all around; slightly damaged in various places.

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