<em>Fragment of a Parapet</em>, ca. 1347-1340 B.C.E. Limestone, 17 x 5 1/2 x 16 3/4 in. (43.2 x 14 x 42.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 41.82. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.41.82_L49.13a-b_view1_wwg7.jpg)

Fragment of a Parapet

Medium: Limestone

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1347-1340 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 17 x 5 1/2 x 16 3/4 in. (43.2 x 14 x 42.5 cm)


Museum Location: Amarna Period, Martha A. and Robert S. Rubin Gallery, 3rd Floor


Accession Number: 41.82

Image: CUR.41.82_L49.13a-b_view1_wwg7.jpg,West Wing gallery 7 installation

Catalogue Description:
Fragment of the upper part of a large free standing stela in fine, hard limestone. Obverse, in sunk relief at right, Amenophis IV and Nefertiti (at left) worshipping the aten. Three columns of hieroglyphics above. Reverse, duplicate scene with different details. Condition: Greatly mutilated. Portions missing and numerous chips.

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