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Object Number:E10980
Current Location: Egypt (Mummies Gallery)
Currently On Display
Provenience: Sudan
Nubia
Buhen
Locus: Temple of Horus
Period: New Kingdom
Eighteenth Dynasty
Hatshepsut
Date Made: 1479-1458 BC
Early Date: -1479
Late Date: 1479-1458 BC
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Diorite
Iconography:Man
Scribe
Inscription Language:Hieroglyphic
Height: 41 cm
Width: 25 cm
Depth: 28 cm
Credit Line:The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Nubia, Buhen; D. Randall-MacIver and C. L. Wooley, 1910

Description

Seated statue of a scribe wearing a short kilt and a short wig. The lap, sides and base of the statue are inscribed with a text.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Searching for Ancient Egypt: (1997 - 1997) View Objects in Exhibition
Egyptian Mummies: Secrets and Science (27 Sep 1980 - 15 Feb 2016) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[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: 134-135View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Fishman, Bernard, and O'Connor, David, and Silverman, David P., and Fleming, Stuart. 1980. The Egyptian Mummy, Secrets and Science.. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 29View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[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: 181/82View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Woolley, C. Leonard, and Randall-MacIver, David. 1911. The Eckley B. Coxe Junior Expedition to Nubia: Vol. VII, Buhen (text).. Philadelphia. University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 239View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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