Small Egyptian Limestone Relief

A hieroglyphic inscription fragment of "Foremost of the the Westerners", an epithet for Osiris.

 

Nw Kingdom, Dyn. XVIII - XX, ca. 1550-1069 BC

 

Height: 11 cm.     (4 5/16 in.)

Width: 19.8 cm.     (7 13/16 in.)

Ex: a private Belgian collection of J.S (1928 - 2007), acquired between 1950 - 1983. Thence, by descent. Property of Antiquarium, Ltd., New York, acquired on the British market, 2019. EU export license 2784/19.

 

(#eg5684st)

 

Exhibited: 

BRAFA Art Fair. (Brussels, 26 Jan- 2 Feb 2020) 

 

 

 

Comparandum:

Metropolitan Museum of Art  acc. no. 66.57

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