<em>Harvest Ritual(?)</em>, ca. 1352-1334 B.C.E. Limestone, pigment, 9 3/16 x 20 1/2 in. (23.4 x 52 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 60.197.2. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.60.197.2_wwg7.jpg)

Harvest Ritual(?)

Medium: Limestone, pigment

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1352-1334 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 9 3/16 x 20 1/2 in. (23.4 x 52 cm)

Collections:

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

Exhibitions:

Accession Number: 60.197.2

Image: CUR.60.197.2_wwg7.jpg,West Wing gallery 7 installation

Catalogue Description:
Limestone relief. In sunk relief, incompletely preserved head and shoulders of a male figure with outstretched right hand clasping (? picking) unidentified plant, possibly wheat, for offering (?). Trace of another hand in lower left corner. Man is in unusually large scale and presumably is royal. Condition: Both lower corners lost with piece replaced at lower left corner. Deep gash on hand.

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