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Stela

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Object Number:
E10982
Current Location:
Collections storage
Provenience:
Sudan
Nubia
Buhen
Period:
New Kingdom
Date Made:
1539 - 1075 B.C.E.
Early Date:
-1540
Late Date:
-1074
Section:
Egyptian
Materials:
Sandstone
Description:
Re-worked sandstone stela of the scribe Amenemhet. Its round shape is due to the fact that it was reused as a column base. Amenemhet stands to the right of the stela. He holds a small brazier in one hand. He is pouring a libation into an offering basin. His name is written in a vertical column before him. Five columns of text are to the left.
Credit Line:
The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Nubia, Buhen

Bibliography:

[Book] Randall-MacIver, David & Woolley, C. Leonard. 1911. The Eckley B. Coxe Junior Expedition to Nubia: Vol. VIII, Buhen (plates). : Page/Fig./Plate: plate 34
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