77464
 

Statue Fragment (uncertain)

Canopic Jar Lid (uncertain)

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Object Number:
29-75-441
Current Location:
Collections storage
Provenience:
Egypt
Mit-Rahineh
Locus:
Palace of Merenptah, RM100E
Period:
New Kingdom
Nineteenth Dynasty
Date Made:
1292-1190 BC
Early Date:
-1292
Late Date:
-1190
Section:
Egyptian
Materials:
Calcite
Technique:
Inlaid
Iconography:
Male Head
Youth
Description:
Calcite head of a youth which may have served as the lid of a canopic jar. The figure has a sidelock of youth and almond shaped eyes which were originally inlaid, but are now lost.
Height:
12.7cm
Width:
15.2cm
Depth:
12.7cm
Credit Line:
The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Mit-Rahineh (Memphis), Egypt (1915-1920)
Other Number:
M2664   -   Field No SF

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Searching for Ancient Egypt: (1997 - 1997)
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Bibliography:

[Book] Silverman, David P. 1997. Searching for Ancient Egypt: Art, Architecture and Artifacts from the University of Pennsylvania Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: 246-47
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