University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:69-29-881
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Egypt
Abydos
Site Name/Number: Abydos
Locus: Rp.7E
Period: New Kingdom
Third Intermediate Period
Nineteenth Dynasty
Post Nineteenth Dynasty
Date Made: 1307-664BC
Early Date: -1307
Late Date: -664
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Mud
Ink
Iconography:Cobra
Inscription Language:Hieratic
Height: 7.37 cm
Width: 6.48 cm
Depth: 6.48 cm
Credit Line:Penn-Yale Expedition to Abydos, Egypt; David O'Connor and William Kelly Simpson, 1969
Other Number:67-387 - Field No SF

Description

Mud figurine of a cobra shown coiled with hood raised. The eyes,and tongue are shown and there is a single vertical line of hieratic text on the front of the snake's throat.


Bibliography:

[Book] Thomas, Nancy. The American Discovery of Ancient Egypt.. Los Angeles County Museum of Art and American Research Center in Egypt. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 195/95View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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