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Trapezoidal Stela with an Integral Base
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Trapezoidal Stela with an Integral Base


Description Conservation Exhibitions Provenance Inscription Credit
Description This small stela with an integral base has a concave top, which may allude to the shape of the crescent moon. The owner, Se'd-'m, is of the Meren clan.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
6/01/2008Treatmentcleaned
Exhibitions
  • Faces of Ancient Arabia: The Giraud and Carolyn Foster Collection of South Arabian Art. The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore. 2008.
Provenance Sale, Sotheby's, London, May 18, 1970, lot 64; Giraud and Carolyn Foster, Baltimore, May 18, 1970, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 2007, by gift.
Inscriptions [Transliteration] S'd- 'm Dmrn [Translation] Se'd-'m of the Meren clan
Credit Gift of Giraud and Carolyn Foster, 2007

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Creator
Period
1st century CE
Medium
calcite-alabaster
(Sculpture)
Accession Number
21.57
Measurements
H: 5 1/8 x W: 2 7/16 x D: 1 1/4 in. (13 x 6.2 x 3.2 cm)
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Location Within Museum
Not On View

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