15105. South Arabian Limestone Abstract Stele
Yemen Ca. 2nd Century BC/AD.
Large carved rectangular limestone / marble slab, depicting a high relief stylized human face having almond shaped incised eyes, arched brows, small mouth, long nose, and c-shape ears. A line of recessed carved Qatabanite inscription below face. Some traces of red surface pigment, mineral and earthen deposits. Intact, overall excellent condition.