Roman Imperial Period, reign of Claudius
Legacy dimension: H. 57 cm x Diameter 61 cm
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Raised relief. Sandstone with gesso and traces of red and gold pigment. Top register (incomplete: two scenes, Claudius before Min and goddess; Claudius before unidentified god and goddess. Lower part of figures (legs and feet) only. Second register: text band, with four border lines beneath. Bottom register (incomplete), rekhyt birds, vertical cartouches rosettes, triangular plant elements. Cartouches of Claudius. Drum from near base of column.
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