The upper part shows a group of deities standing beneath a winged solar disc, carved in relief.
Egyptian limestone stela by Unknown Artist, 1220 BC
© British Museum
- 92 x 54 x 23 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £82,507 ( Total: £82,507; Tax remission; Export stopped)
- Acquired in:
- Piers Pratt
The ibis-headed god Thoth on the right, stands facing Osiris, Isis and Horus. The lower portion has hieroglyphic text in 12 vertical columns.
Collection of Edward Roger Pratt of Ryston Hall, Norfolk. Thence by descent.