Stele of Usersatet, viceroy of Nubia

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep II
1427–1400 B.C.


Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 93 x 58.5 x 10.5 cm (36 5/8 x 23 1/16 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

25.632a-b

Medium or Technique

Sandstone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Stele

Sandstone. Round topped stele of the Viceroy Wesersatet (under Amenhotep II). a. Upper part incomplete; scene of offering to seated figure on throne left; b. below 13 or more lines of inscription colored blue.

Provenance

From Semma Fort. January 1924, excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition