University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: E12329
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Memphis (Egypt)
Period: Eighteenth Dynasty
New Kingdom
Date Made: 1390-1190 BC
Early Date: -1390
Late Date: -1190
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Wood

Description

Base of a wooden headrest. The top is now missing. The base is decorated with fluting and a single column of hieroglyphs. On either side are incised images of the god Bes.


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: 222-23View Objects cited in this Publication

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