<em>Relief of Oarsmen and Dancers</em>, ca. 1479-1457 B.C.E. Limestone, pigment, 3 15/16 x 13 1/8 in. (10 x 33.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Ernest Erickson Foundation, Inc., 86.226.7. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.86.226.7_wwg8.jpg)

Relief of Oarsmen and Dancers

Medium: Limestone, pigment

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1479-1457 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 3 15/16 x 13 1/8 in. (10 x 33.3 cm)


Museum Location: 19th Dynasty to Roman Period, Martha A. and Robert S. Rubin Gallery, 3rd Floor


Accession Number: 86.226.7

Image: CUR.86.226.7_wwg8.jpg,West Wing gallery 8 installation

Catalogue Description:
Fragment of limestone relief from a boat scene. Heads and torsos of three men rowing. Below them, incompletely preserved heads of men (probably soldiers) seated in boat. Bodies and oars painted red. Very incomplete. Edges fragile. Numerous chips. Cracked through center.

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