Stele

Egyptian, Roman, possibly Kom Abou Billou, Egypt, Africa

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2nd-3rd century (100-299 CE)

Limestone

Overall: 14 x 7 3/4 x 1 1/4 in. (35.5 x 19.7 x 3.2 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Hood Museum of Art Acquisitions Fund

S.978.41

Geography/Culture

Africa, Northern Africa, Egypt

Period

1-500

Object Name

Funerary Monument

Classification

Ancient Egypt

Africa

Not on view

Course History

ARTH 25, Roman Art, Kathleen Corrigan, Winter 2012

Exhibition History

A Space for Dialogue 68, Center and Periphery: Cultural Hybridity in the Funerary Arts of the Roman Provinces, Amanda Manker, Class of 2012, Mellon Special Projects Intern, Yale University Art Gallery Collection-Sharing Initiative, Main Lobby, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 11-March 11, 2012.

Gene Y. Kim, Class of 1985, Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 19, 2008.

Figural Sculpture: Selections from the Permanent Collection, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, SArt 16, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 3-October 23, 1994.

Eastern Mediterranean Art from the College Collection, Barrows Windows, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 8-October 15, 1978.

Publication History

Investigations into the Ancient Mediterranean, Special Hood Website: The Yale University Art Gallery Collection-Sharing Initiative, 2012

Amanda Manker, Class of 2012, A Space for Dialogue 68, Center and Periphery: Cultural Hybridity in the Funerary Arts of the Roman Provinces, Hanover: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, no. 5.

Bulletin de l'Institute Francais d"Archeologie Orientale, France, 1978, p. 236.

Mitteilungen des Deutschen Archaologischen Instituts Abteilung Kairo 26, Germany, 1970, p. 173.

Provenance

Private collection, Chicago, Illinois; Richard Gray Gallery, Chicago, Illinois; sold to present collection, 1978.

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