University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: E16020
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Egypt
Dendereh (uncertain)
Period: First Intermediate Period
Date Made: 2150-1980 BC
Early Date: -2150
Late Date: -1980
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Limestone
Iconography:Tjauty
Resi
Credit Line:Distribution from the Egypt Exploration Fund, William Flinders Petrie, 1898
Other NumberE12511? - Other Number

Description

Funerary stela of a man shown on the left side of the stela facing right. He wears a short kilt and holds a scepter and staff. To the right is a four vertical lines and one horizonal line inscriptions of an offering formula (htp di nswt). Raised and Sunk relief.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Searching for Ancient Egypt: (1997 - 1997)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Silverman, David P. 1997. Searching for Ancient Egypt: Art, Architecture and Artifacts from the University of Pennsylvania Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: 276-77View Objects cited in this Publication

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