University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 92-2-67
Current Location: Out on loan
Culture:Napatan
Provenience: Sudan
Nuri
Locus: Pyramid I
Date Made: 690-664 BC
Early Date: -690
Late Date: -664
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Syenite
Height: 33.4cm
Width: 10.2cm
Depth: 8.5cm
Credit Line:Exchange with the Boston Museum of Fine Arts, 1992
Other Number17-2-403 - Field No SF
20.241 - Other Number

Description

Syenite shawabti of King Taharqa. Bulging headdress, hands crossed holding two hoes and two cords. Eleven horizontal lines of hieroglyphs on front. Broken in two; mended. From the Tomb of Taharqa (Pyramid I)


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Nubia: Egypt's Rival in Africa (10 Oct 1992 - 03 Oct 1993)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] O'Connor, David. 1993. Ancient Nubia: Egypt's Rival in Africa. : Page/Fig./Plate: 142View Objects cited in this Publication

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