Votive statuette of Nefertem standing and striding with the left foot forward. Wears a crown composed of a blue lotus surmounted by two tall plumes, originally inlaid with glass, fragments of which remain. Eyes decorated with gold leaf.
Purchased from Nicolas Tano, 1924
Current & Past Exhibitions:
Searching for Ancient Egypt: (1997 - 1997)
Amarna: Ancient Egypt's Place in the Sun (12 Nov 2006)
[Book] Wegner, Josef W. & Wegner, Jennifer H. 2015. The Sphinx That Traveled To Philadelphia. 239. : Page/Fig./Plate: 133/6.37
[Book] Silverman, David P. 1997. Searching for Ancient Egypt: Art, Architecture and Artifacts from the University of Pennsylvania Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: 72-73
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