Relief from the Tomb of Ptahhotep: Domestic Cranes and Geese
Plaster cast of a relief depicting cranes and geese in a small scene. Site of origin is the Tomb of Ptahhotep, Saqqara necropolis, Memphis, Egypt, circa 2400 BCE. (Old Kingdom, Dynasty V).
Type of Artwork
Time Period/Geographical Region
49.53 cm / 19.5 in
86.36 cm / 34 in
7.62 cm / 3 in
Ancient History, Greek and Roman through Late Antiquity | Sculpture
Morehead State University. Camden-Carroll Library., "Relief from the Tomb of Ptahhotep: Domestic Cranes and Geese" (1978). Metropolitan Museum of Art Cast Collection. 34.