Section of wall(?), composed of four joined fragments, with a painted Qatabanian letter

Historical period(s)
early 1st century
Medium
Plaster with reddish-brown pigment
Dimensions
H x W x D: 18.5 × 11.5 × 2.6 cm (7 5/16 × 4 1/2 × 1 in)
Geography
Yemen, Wadi Bayhan
Credit Line
Gift of The American Foundation for the Study of Man (Wendell and Merilyn Phillips Collection)
Collection
Wendell and Merilyn Phillips collection
Accession Number
S2013.2.346
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Painting
Type

Wall painting

Keywords
tomb, wall, Wendell and Merilyn Phillips collection, writing, Yemen
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

American Foundation for the Study of Man founded 1949

Collection Area(s)
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum