Maker Egyptian
Title
  • Long Narrow Rectangular Section of a Cornice
Date between 2134 and 2040 BCE
Medium Limestone
Dimensions Overall: 4 1/4 × 18 5/8 × 4 1/8 inches (10.8 × 47.3 × 10.5 cm)
Credit Line Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund, 1899
Accession Number 1990.212.4
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, hieroglyphs: [offering text]
excavated from tomb of Shen-sethi (Dendereh, Egypt);
1897-98, excavated by Flinders Petrie;
1899, gifted by the Egypt Exploration Fund;
1990-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)