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Object Number:E15270
Current Location: Ancient Egypt: Discovery to Display
Currently On Display
Provenience: Egypt
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Stone
Iconography:Magic Formula
Horus
serpents
crocodile
Bes
Inscription Language:Hieroglyphic
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Dillwyn Parrish, 1914
Other Number:DP 176 - Field No SF

Description

Child Horus standing on 2 crocodiles.He holds serpents and scorpions in his hands. Head of Bes is above Horus. Inscribed on the back with magic spell.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Magic in the Ancient World (16 Apr 2016 - 30 Apr 2017) View Objects in Exhibition
Ancient Egypt: Discovery to Display (23 Feb 2019) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Exhibition] Freeman, Michael, and Frame, Grant, and Ousterhout, Robert G. 2016. Magic in the Ancient World.. Philadelphia. pg. 32 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 11,15View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[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: 131/6.28View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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