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Stele of Paser

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Only the upper portion remains. The left edge is missing. It is done in sunken relief. The king is seated on his throne, as his wife stands behind him. Male figures are approaching the king. It is inscribed above the king. The king wears a long robe and a crown.


By 1909, with Mohamed Mohassib, Luxor; 1909, purchased of Mohamed Mohassib, acquired by the MFA by gift of Mrs. F. E. Peabody.

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Mrs. Frank E. Peabody

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 19, reign of Ramesses II, 1279–1213 B.C.


Overall: 46.5 x 50.8 x 8 cm (18 5/16 x 20 x 3 1/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Architectural elements, Stele