University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: E14315
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Ptolemaic
Provenience: Egypt
Period: Ptolemaic Period
Thirty-Third Dynasty
Date Made: 305-30 BC
Early Date: -305
Late Date: -30
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Limestone
Pigment
Technique:Drilled
Painted
Iconography:King
Height: 13cm
Width: 10cm
Depth: 3cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Joseph Brummer, 1925

Description

Plaque carved in low raised relief. Depicts a king in profile wearing a khepesh crown. The crown is decorated with drilled circles which have traces of red pigment.


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: 110-111View Objects cited in this Publication

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