University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: E15729.2
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Egypt
Saqqara
Locus: Tomb of Kaipure
Period: Old Kingdom
Fifth Dynasty (uncertain)
Sixth Dynasty (uncertain)
Date Made: 2500 - 2170 B.C.E.
Early Date: -2501
Late Date: -2169
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Limestone
Pigment
Height: 124cm
Width: 64cm
Depth: 18cm
Credit Line:Gift of John Wanamaker, 1904

Description

Block from the left jamb of the false door from the tomb of Kapure. This block contains an image of the deceased standing holding a folded cloth in his right hand and a staff in his left hand. Above the figure is a single line of text listing his name, Ka(j)-pw-re.


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: 170-175View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Porter, Bertha & Moss, Rosalind L. 1964. The Theban Necropolis Vol II. Vol II. Part 2. : Page/Fig./Plate: 455View Objects cited in this Publication

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