<em>Right Side of an Offering Scene</em>, ca. 1479-1400 B.C.E. Sandstone, 14 15/16 x 11 13/16 x 3 3/4 in. (38 x 30 x 9.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1352E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.1352E_erg456.jpg)

Right Side of an Offering Scene

Medium: Sandstone

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1479-1400 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 14 15/16 x 11 13/16 x 3 3/4 in. (38 x 30 x 9.5 cm)


Museum Location: Egyptian Orientation Gallery, 3rd Floor


Accession Number: 37.1352E

Image: CUR.37.1352E_erg456.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Fragment of a sandstone stela. Preserved is the right end which bears representation of an offering table surmounted by offerings (right hand portion only preserved) to the right of which are a male and female facing left. The man holds both his hands up before him. Behind him the woman stands with her arms at her sides. Above the man is an inscription. Above the woman is an inscription. Both these figures stand a tiny bit above the base line which supports the offering table. The figures are tall and thin. The technique is crude shallow sunk relief. Condition: Diagonal gouges across ground, but not across figures.

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