University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:E3621
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Egypt
Dendereh
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Steatite
Height: 7.2 cm
Width: 4.2 cm
Thickness: 1 cm
Credit Line:Distribution from the American Exploration Society; Charles Rosher, 1898
Other Number:AES398 - Other Number

Description

Small rectangular plaque, tapering slightly toward the top. The top has twin triangular notches, creating a rectangular lug at the top. Pharaoh wearing nemes stands facing left, holding a khepesh sword in his left hand over his head. In his right he holds the hair of a bearded enemy, who kneels in front of the king also facing left. Smiting scene. Reverse is undecorated.


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