Block with inscription

Architectural element, decorated block

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York 66.57

Provenance

Description

Dimensions Width 29.5cm, Height 39.7cm

Material(s) limestone

A limestone block with decoration executed in raised relief. Fragment of an inscription describing the campaign of Thutmose I. Four columns of text turned left are preserved.

Jadwiga Iwaszczuk

History

Received by the Metropolitan Museum of Art in 1966 in exchange from the Detroit Institute of Arts (Rogers Fund).

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