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Stele with Deceased and Wife
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Stele with Deceased and Wife

Description Conservation Exhibitions Provenance Credit
Description This stele is carved in low relief, and depicts the deceased and his wife on chairs before a table of offerings. Their son is behind the table. The upper part and the lower left corner are broken off. The authenticity of this piece has been questioned.
Date Description Narrative
1/19/1978Examinationexamined for condition
  • In Search of Ancient Treasure: 40 Years of Collecting. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1978.
Provenance William Woodville [date and mode of acquistion unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1952, by gift.
Credit Gift of William Woodville, 1952

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1350-1300 BCE or modern (New Kingdom or modern)
limestone with white, red and green
Accession Number
L: 6 7/8 in. (17.5 cm)
  • Egypt (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View


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