University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: E13578
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Egypt
Mit-Rahineh
Locus: Room 100, E third and 100E
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Faience
Technique:Inscribed
Iconography:Ptah
Maat
Height: 25.8cm
Width: 22.6cm
Depth: 2.5cm
Credit Line:The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Mit-Rahineh (Memphis), Egypt; Clarence Stanley Fisher, 1915
Other NumberM1688, M2488 - Field No SF

Description

Broken and mended faience round topped stela inscribed to Khaemwaset, the son of Ramses II. Decoration in relief shows the prince 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).


Bibliography:

[Book] Wegner, Josef W. & Wegner, Jennifer H. 2015. The Sphinx That Traveled To Philadelphia. 239. : Page/Fig./Plate: 135/6.44View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Porter, Bertha & Moss, Rosalind L. 1964. The Theban Necropolis Vol II. Vol II. Part 2. : Page/Fig./Plate: 859View Objects cited in this Publication

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