Stele of Iret-iru

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 30
380–332 B.C.


Dimensions

Overall: 33 x 29 cm (13 x 11 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

03.1560

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Stele

Limestone; two women and a man before Horus; colors and drawing crude.

Provenance

Said to be from Abydos. 1903: purchased for the MFA in Qena, Egypt from Ghirgas by Albert M. Lythgoe for £4. Acquired with funds from the Emily Esther Sears Fund.
(Accession Date: January 1, 1903)

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund