viernes, 17 de febrero de 2017

Chest with Writing
The front of this box shows a king making an offering to the crocodile-god Sobek. Above the scene is an inscription in demotic. The box may have been used in temple rituals.
Date ca. 1st century BC (Greco-Roman Egypt)
Medium wood
Dimensions Height: 28.6 cm (11.3 in). Width: 29.9 cm (11.8 in). Depth: 35.6 cm (14 in). ; W at feet: 29.85 × 35.56 cm (11.8 × 14 in)
Walters Art Museum

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