Funerary Stele, between 30 BCE and 324 CE

  • Egyptian

Limestone

  • Overall: 8 3/8 × 11 1/2 × 2 1/8 inches (21.3 × 29.2 × 5.4 cm)

Gift of Frederick Stearns, 1901

69.31

On View

  • Egyptian: Preparing for the Afterlife

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Funerary art
  • Women
  • Limestone
  • Figures (representations)
  • Pediment
  • Building
  • Stele
  • Columns
  • Roman
  • Egypt
  • Birds
  • Animal
  • Isis
  • Nephthys

1901, gifted by Frederick Stearns [1831-1907] (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

1969-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Egyptian, Funerary Stele, between 30 BCE and 324 CE, limestone. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Frederick Stearns, 1901, 69.31.