Artist Egyptian
  • Cylinder Seal of Pepi I
Date between 2268 and 2228 BCE
Medium Carved and engraved stone
Dimensions Overall: 2 1/2 × 1 1/8 inches (6.4 × 2.9 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, William H. Murphy Fund
Accession Number 1987.27
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed: [Horus name of Pepi I and titles of a private person]
(Galerie Maspero);
1987-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)