Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Hunting Scene
  • unknown maker from Egypt
  • Hunting Scene, circa 2500 BCE, Old Kingdom (circa 2575 BCE–2150 BCE)
  • Where object was made: Egypt
  • limestone, relief
  • Object Length/Width: irregular 49.5 x 34.8 cm
    Object Length/Width: irregular 19 1/2 x 13 11/16 in
  • Museum purchase
  • On view: Loo Gallery, 401, C1
  • 1977.0033
Label Text

Profile view of figure in top left quadrant holding birds in his hands. Beneath figure, in a fishing scene, are profiles of figures standing in a boat with staffs/poles with fish under the boat. Egyptian (Old Kingdom, Dynasty V).