Tomb relief fragment

Description
On this stone fragment are the head, face and shoulders of a person wearing a decorative collar. It is part of a larger scene from an ancient Egyptian tomb wall.
Accession Loan No.
163/1987
Collection Class
Foreign archaeology
Common Name
tomb relief fragment
Simple Name
wall fragment
Full Name
tomb figurative fragment
Dimensions
length 120 mm; W 115 mm; TH 30 mm
Cultural Group
Egyptian
Period Classification
Old Kingdom (Dynasties 4-8) - 2613-2160 BC; 1st Intermediate Period (Dynasties 9-11) - 2160-2040 BC
Production Year Low
-2200
Production Year High
-2000
Family Group

Material
limestone; pigment
Collection Country
Egypt
Collection Area Region
North Africa
Collection Continent
Africa

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