Stone Fragment


From: Egypt | Abydos

Curatorial Section: Egyptian

Object Number 82-28-46
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Egypt | Abydos
Site Name Abydos
Locus G5W
Section Egyptian
Materials Limestone

Fragment of limestone with the face of a king. Incised decoration, painted. Head of the king faces right, and he wears a uraeus on his brow. Face has traces of red paint, and there is some blue coloring on the shoulder, probably from a wesekh collar.

Height 17 cm
Width 14.2 cm
Thickness 4 cm
Credit Line Penn-Yale Expedition to Abydos, Egypt; David O'Connor and William Kelly Simpson, 1982

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