Stele of Amenhotep

Egyptian
Ptolemaic Dynasty
late 4th century B.C.


Dimensions

Overall: 44 x 28 x 2 cm (17 5/16 x 11 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

22.402

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Stele

Round-topped, plastered and painted. “Amen-hotep” worshipping Amon (left) and Atum (right), with inscriptions. Made of two boards, now split open.

Provenance

From Abydos? Salt Sale No. 296, 1835.

Credit Line

Gift of John Ellerton Lodge