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Offering Table

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Object Number:
32-42-749
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Graeco-Roman
Provenience:
Egypt
Meydum
Locus:
ANS30 - Tomb of Hor
Date Made:
332-30 BC
Early Date:
-332
Late Date:
-30
Section:
Egyptian
Materials:
Limestone
Iconography:
Lotus
Papyrus Flower
Cartouche
Bread Loaf
Offering Stand
Offering Table
Description:
Limestone Offering table. Uninscribed, but decorated with a symmetical design with two cartouche-shaped water basins, two pair of lotus and papyrus flowers, an offering table, and 4 offering stands and eight round loaves. There is also a channel for liquids around the edge.
Height:
36.8cm
Width:
35.6cm
Depth:
7.6cm
Credit Line:
The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Meydum, Egypt 1931-1932
Other Number:
31-12-338   -   Field No SF
F6   -   Other Number

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: 288-89
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[Book] The Artifacts of Ancient Egypt. : Page/Fig./Plate: 85
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