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Standing Woman Before a Broad Stele
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Standing Woman Before a Broad Stele


Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description This standing woman has her arms at her side. She wears hair down to her shoulders and a tight dress. The piece is broken across the lower legs.
Provenance Dikran Kelekian, New York and Paris [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1913, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Inscription] In one column on the back of the stele; [Label] Old label: 59 XII M ogx XII dynasty
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1913

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Period
2119-1793 BC (Middle Kingdom)
Medium
red stone
(Sculpture)
Accession Number
22.6
Measurements
H: 6 in. (15.3 cm)
Geographies
  • Egypt (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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