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Object Number:E223
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Egypt
Locus: Hathor Temple
Period: Ptolemaic Period
Thirty-Third Dynasty
Date Made: 305 - 30 BCE
Early Date: -306
Late Date: -29
Inscription Language:Hieroglyphic
Credit Line:Distribution from the Egypt Exploration Fund, 1890
Other Number:ES223 - Other Number


Raised relief fragment from the Ptolemy I Temple of Hathor of Mafket. The upper portion of this fragment displays the feet of two different figures. The figure at the left holds a was-scepter. The end of a column of inscription is visible between the figure's leg and the scepter. The figure at the right strides forward, and wears a bull's tail. Below a double ground-line is a line of text, read from left to right, recording the king's name "Lord of Appearances, (Ptolemy)| [given] life like Re, forever." Remains of red and yellow color.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

World\'s Columbian Exposition Exhibits: Objects from the Flinders Petrie and Egyptian Exploration Fund ( Jan 1893 - Dec 1893) View Objects in Exhibition


[Article] Ranke, Hermann. 1950. "A Guide to the Egyptian Collections". The University Museum Bulletin. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 15. no. 2-3. pg. 21-109 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 56View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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