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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: -1458
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Diorite
Iconography:Man
Scribe
Height: 41cm
Width: 25cm
Depth: 28cm
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. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 134-135View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Fleming, Stuart, et al. 1980. The Egyptian Mummy, Secrets and Science. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 29View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Thomas, Nancy. The American Discovery of Ancient Egypt. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 181/82View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Randall-MacIver, David & Woolley, C. Leonard. 1911. The Eckley B. Coxe Junior Expedition to Nubia: Vol. VII, Buhen (text). Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 239View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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