Stele of Aa-em and Pa-imy-ib

Egyptian
New Kingdom, early Dynasty 18
1550–1390 B.C


Findspot: Egypt, Semna, 80

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 41 x 28 x 8.7 cm (16 1/8 x 11 x 3 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.634

Medium or Technique

Sandstone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Stele

Round topped stele. Below the wadjet eyes are seated male and female figures. There is also a standing man to the right. The seated pair and the standing male are facing each other. The scene is done in raised relief. Below the scene are three lines of inscription colored blue. The surface is worn.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Semma, S 80 [Excav. date] Apr. 16, 1924

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition