Egyptian. <em>Sunk Relief of a Man</em>, ca. 670–650 B.C.E. Limestone, pigment, 5 x 6 9/16 in. (12.7 x 16.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Ernest Erickson Foundation, Inc., 86.226.9. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.86.226.9_wwg8.jpg)

Sunk Relief of a Man


Medium: Limestone, pigment

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 670–650 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 5 x 6 9/16 in. (12.7 x 16.6 cm)


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


Accession Number: 86.226.9

Image: CUR.86.226.9_wwg8.jpg,West Wing gallery 8 installation

Catalogue Description:
Painted limestone sunk relief. Head, shoulders and hands of a man facing right, worshipping (hands extended in adoration). Curled wig, plain collar, cord for amulet, etc. Possibly Montuemhet. Plain background. Condition: Relief mounted on metal flute and set into composition frame. Lower edges broken. Upper right corner restored.

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