University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: E2982
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Egypt
Dendereh
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Sandstone
Iconography:Isis
Nephthys
Anubis
Winged sun disk
Uraei
Credit Line:Distribution from the Egypt Exploration Fund, William Flinders Petrie, 1898
Other NumberES 2982 - Original Number

Description

Round-topped funerary stela with a winged sun disk at the top with two pendant uraei. Below this is a pet-sign. A scene of the deceased on a lion-shaped funerary bed makes up the central decoration on the stela. Anubis holding a cup attends to the deceased. On either side, kneeling goddesses (Isis and Nephthys) hold the mourning position. Below are two lines of Demotic.


Bibliography:

[Book] Petrie, William M. 1900. Dendereh.View Objects cited in this Publication

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