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Object Number:E13578
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Egypt
Locus: South Portal
Strip100, east third and Strip100E
Inscription Language:Hieroglyphic
Height: 25.8 cm
Width: 22.6 cm
Depth: 2.5 cm
Credit Line:The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Mit-Rahineh (Memphis), Egypt; Clarence Stanley Fisher, 1915
Other Number:M1688, M2488 - Field No SF


Broken and mended faience round topped stela dedicated by Khaemwaset, the Vizier of Ramses IX, and High Priest of Ptah at Memphis. Decoration in relief shows the Vizier worshipping Ptah and Maat. The figures are identified in hieroglyphs: 1) Maat; 2) Hereditary prince, mayor, god's father, the sem-priest, high priest of Ptah, the overseer of the city, the vizier, Khaemwaset; 3) Ptah, the one south of his wall, Lord of Ankh-Tawy (Memphis).


[Article] Schulman, Alan R. 1960. "A Faience Stela from the New Kingdom". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 2. no. 4. pg. 32-33 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 32-33View 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: 135/6.44View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Moss, Rosalind L., and Porter, Bertha. 1981. Topographical Bibliography of Ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphic Texts, Reliefs, and Paintings III: Memphis, Part 2. Saqqara to Dahshur.. Oxford. Clarendon Press. ed. 2nd. Vol. III. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 859View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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