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Stele of King Horemheb

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Limestone. Votive stele of Horemheb. Sunk relief. Above right the king offering to a god, parallel scene at left partly missing. 4 lines of inscription below. Remains of color, incomplete.

Provenance

From Saqqara. 1924: purchased by G. A. Reisner from the Egyptian Government.

Credit Line

Museum purchase

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Haremhab, 1323–1295 B.C.

Dimensions

Height x width: 72 x 69 cm (28 3/8 x 27 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.631

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Stele