Ram relief

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Tanis

Dimensions

Height x width: 25.3 x 13.1 cm (9 15/16 x 5 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

86.191

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

It is made of white limestone. It is done in raised relief. It is broken around all the edges. It is a figure of a ram walking to the right. The face and lower legs of the ram are chipped off.

Provenance

From Tanis (San el-Hagar). 1884: excavated by William Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; October 28, 1885: presented to the MFA at EEF general meeting.
(Accession Date: January 1, 1886)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription