Relief Carving card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Relief Carving


Currently not on display


Fragment of a 'trial piece' of limestone. Raised relief carving on both sides: face in profile; face in profile with vulture headress. Very damaged. Wellcome Historical Medical Museum accession no. 78244: FRAGMENT OF STUDENT'S TRIAL PIECE. Pottery; corner piece, with the head of a King modelled either side. 3 7/8" X 2 ½". Egyptian. Purchased at Sotheby's 12 November 1928 Lot 379 by Mr Wilkes for Henry Wellcome.