Stele of the boatman Apion
Shown standing in orans-pose within a papyrus skiff, of the type found in illustrated papyri.
H. 27.2 cm; H. 22.4 cm
C. 2nd quarter of the 2nd century AD.
Uninscribed stele of a boatman
Reclining in a papyrus skiff of the dynastic type, propelled by the wind in the square sail, placed amidship.
H. 15.6 cm; W. 20.5 cm
C. mid-3rd century AD.