Funerary Stele, 1st century BCE

  • Egyptian

Carved limestone

  • Overall: 12 1/2 × 7 1/4 × 2 3/4 inches (31.8 × 18.4 × 7 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, Sarah Bacon Hill Fund

65.1

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Ptolemaic
  • Limestone
  • Figures (representations)
  • Inscriptions
  • Stele
  • Carved
  • Rectangular
  • Funerary object
  • Egypt

possibly from (Akhmîm, Upper Egypt). Dr. and Mrs. O. O. Fisher (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

1965-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Egyptian, Funerary Stele, 1st century BCE, carved limestone. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, Sarah Bacon Hill Fund, 65.1.