<em>Attendants of Hatshepsut</em>, ca. 1478-1458 B.C.E. Limestone, pigment, 11 13/16 x 5 7/8 x 1 9/16 in. (30 x 15 x 4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 74.98.2. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.74.98.2_erg456.jpg)

Attendants of Hatshepsut

Medium: Limestone, pigment

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1478-1458 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 11 13/16 x 5 7/8 x 1 9/16 in. (30 x 15 x 4 cm)


Museum Location: Egyptian Orientation Gallery, 3rd Floor


Accession Number: 74.98.2

Image: CUR.74.98.2_erg456.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
A limestone slab with representations carved in low relief. Two goats with ankh signs around their necks are in the top register. In the center are two men with arms to chests and holding floral bouquets. Below are two arms holding staves. At upper edge is a river. Before the men is a column of inscription. Condition: Traces of red paint. Broken across lower third at left corner and across center and restored. Some nicks on surface.

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