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: 1353BC-1336BC
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Faience
Technique:Polychrome
Iconography:Ptah
Inscription Language:Hieroglyphic
Height: 6.4 cm
Width: 3.9 cm
Depth: 4.2 cm
Credit Line:The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Mit-Rahineh (Memphis), Egypt, 1915-1920
Other Number:M2406 - 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

You may also be interested in these objects:


See a problem? Let us know online.collections@pennmuseum.org

© Penn Museum 2018 Sitemap | Contact | Copyright | Disclaimer | Privacy |