Roman Imperial Period, reign of Augustus
Object Place: Egypt, Koptos
Height x diameter: 41cm (16 1/8in.) x 54cm (21 1/4in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Raised relief. Sandstone with gesso and traces of red, pale blue, and gold pigments. Top register: text band; second register, decorative band; lower register, 17 columns of text.
From Koptos. May-June 1923, excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1924: divsion of finds with Egyptian government.
(Accession Date: May 24, 1995)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition