University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-84-482
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Egypt
Mit-Rahineh
Locus: RM100E
Period: New Kingdom
Eighteenth Dynasty
Date Made: 1353BC-1336BC
Early Date: -1353
Late Date: -1336
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Faience
Technique:Polychrome
Iconography:Ptah
Height: 6.4cm
Width: 3.9cm
Depth: 4.2cm
Credit Line:The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Mit-Rahineh (Memphis), Egypt, 1915-1920
Other NumberM2406 - Field No SF

Description

Seated figure of Ptah in polychrome faience. Depicts Ptah wearing a blue and white feathered garment and holding a was scepter. The hands are glazed green. The head is missing.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Searching for Ancient Egypt: (1997 - 1997)View Objects in Exhibition
Amarna: Ancient Egypt's Place in the Sun (12 Nov 2006)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Wegner, Josef W. & Wegner, Jennifer H. 2015. The Sphinx That Traveled To Philadelphia. 239. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 129/6.25View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Silverman, David P. 1997. Searching for Ancient Egypt: Art, Architecture and Artifacts from the University of Pennsylvania Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 48-49.View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Silverman, David P. 1997. Searching for Ancient Egypt: Art, Architecture and Artifacts from the University of Pennsylvania Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 48-49View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Porter, Bertha & Moss, Rosalind L. 1981. Topographical Bibliography of Ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphic Texts, Reliefs, and Paintings III: Memphis, Part 2. Saqqara to Dahshur. III. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 859View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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