About this object

Fragment of limestone with flat side decorated with a faint black ink sketch of appears to be a ram.

On the back a label stuck to the surface with printed text,"R. G. Gayer-Anderson Loan Collection, 1917" and annotation in ink, "S.28". Stone is marked in ink, "LUXOR".

Object specifics

  • Type
    Art
  • Culture
    New Kingdom
  • Artist/Maker
  • Place made
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date made
    1550 BC - 1069 BC about
  • Materials
    Limestone
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Purchased from the collections of Norwich Castle Museum
  • Collector
    Robert Grenville Gayer-Anderson
  • Place collected
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt: Luxor
  • Date collected
    1917 before
  • Measurements
    60 mm x 90 mm x 15 mm
  • Related people
    Robert Grenville Gayer-Anderson ( Collector, previous owner); Norwich Castle Museum and Art Gallery ( Previous owner)

Ownership

Previous owners

Object view = Humanities
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