About this object

Sandstone stela with two cartouches and two goddesses holding sceptres. Appears to be a forgery. Lower right corner piece broken off and loose.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Religion
  • Culture
  • Artist/Maker
  • Place made
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date made
  • Materials
    Sandstone
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Gift of the Trustees of the Wellcome Collection
  • Collector
    Robert de Rustafjaell
  • Place collected
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date collected
    1907 before
  • Measurements
    385 mm x 253 mm x 70 mm
  • Note
    Appears as lot 75 on page 7 and pl. IV of Sotheby, Wilkinson and Hodge, 9 December 1907.
  • Related people
    Robert de Rustafjaell ( Collector, previous owner); Wellcome Historical Medical Museum ( Previous owner); Henry Solomon Wellcome ( Previous owner)

Ownership

Previous owners

Object view = Humanities
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