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Object Number: E13658
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Egypt
Period: Late Period
Ptolemaic Period
Thirty-Third Dynasty
Date Made: 664 - 30 B.C.E.
Early Date: -665
Late Date: -29
Credit Line:The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Mit-Rahineh (Memphis), Egypt; Clarence Stanley Fisher, 1915
Other NumberM344 - Field No SF


Sculptor's Model/Votive of a Ptolemaic King's head. The face is well preserved, but there is breakage on the bottom of his headdress and neck. The backside is flat and shows a grid. This model retains pigment hastily applied on the nemes headdress (red) and around the eyes (black). Shows artist's divisions

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Penn in the World: Twelve Decades at the University of Pennsylvania Museum (08 May 2008 - 28 Sep 2008)View Objects in Exhibition


[Book] Porter, Bertha & Moss, Rosalind L. 1964. The Theban Necropolis Vol II. Vol II. Part 2. : Page/Fig./Plate: 859View Objects cited in this Publication

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