About this object

Fragment of inscribed limestone with three coloumns of text. Broken into three pieces (also a small box of tiny fragments) as the stone is quite a friable nummulitic limestone. Has been suggested this may be from Amarna but so far no record has been found of its excavation.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Art
  • Culture
    New Kingdom
  • Artist/Maker
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Place made
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date made
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Materials
    Limestone
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Gift of the Trustees of the Wellcome Collection
  • Collector
    Henry Solomon Wellcome
  • Place collected
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date collected
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Measurements
  • Related people
Object view = Humanities
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