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Object Number:E2049
Current Location: Pepper Hall
Currently On Display
Provenience: Egypt
Thebes (Egypt)
Locus: Ramesseum; Originally from the Temple precinct of Mut at Karnak.
Period: New Kingdom
Eighteenth Dynasty
Date Made: 1390BC-1353BC
Early Date: -1390
Late Date: -1353
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Granodiorite
Iconography:Sekhmet
Height: 86 cm
Width: 46 cm
Depth: 48 cm
Credit Line:Distribution from the Egyptian Research Account, 1896
Other Number:ES 2049 - Original Number

Description

Upper portion of a standing black granodiorite statue of the goddess Sekhmet, wearing a sheath dress, broad collar, long wig and sundisk with uraeus.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Discovering the Past: Highlights from the University Museum (IBM) (20 Jun 1989 - 20 Aug 1989) View Objects in Exhibition
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
Man and Animals: Living, Working and Changing Together (04 Oct 1984 - 30 Mar 1985) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Wegner, Jennifer H., and Wegner, Josef W. 2015. The Sphinx That Traveled To Philadelphia.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Press. pg. 239 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 132/6.33View 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.. Cornell University Press. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 60-61/10View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] The Artifacts of Ancient Egypt.. National Museum of History, Republic of China. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 74View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] An Introduction to Ancient Egyptian Civilization.. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 42View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Morton, Samuel G. 1849. Catalogue of Skulls of Man and the Inferior Animals.. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 66View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Wegner, Jennifer H., and Wegner, Josef W., and Silverman, David P. 2006. Akhenaten and Tutankhamun Revolution and Restoration.. Philadelphia. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 26-27, fig.20View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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