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Object Number:E16021
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Egypt
Locus: Osiris Temple Area
Period: Second Intermediate Period
Date Made: 1630-1523 BCE
Early Date: -1631
Late Date: -1522
Inscription Language:Hieroglyphic
Height: 58 cm
Width: 51.5 cm
Depth: 17 cm
Credit Line:Distribution from the Egypt Exploration Fund, William Flinders Petrie, 1903


Round-topped limestone stela with a winged sun disc in the lunette. The sun disc is labeled as the "Behdetite, the Great God." Below a horizontal band is a decorative register with three figures: Osiris stands at the right facing left, King Nubkheperre Intef stands at the center facing right, and at the left stands the Royal Seal Bearer, Retainer, Ahnefer. Traces of a horizontal line of text remain at the broken bottom edge of the stela.


[Book] Petrie, William M. 1903. Abydos II.. London. Egypt Exploration Fund Memoir 24. Vol. EEF 24. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 35; PL. XXXII.3View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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