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Object Number: E975
Current Location: Egypt (Mummies) Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Graeco-Roman
Ptolemaic (uncertain)
Provenience: Egypt
Coptos
Locus: Min Temple precinct
Period: Graeco-Roman Period
Ptolemaic (uncertain)
Post-Ptolemaic (uncertain)
Date Made: 50BC-AD25
Early Date: -50
Late Date: 25
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Sandstone
Iconography:Man
Priest
Height: 147.32cm
Width: 38.1cm
Depth: 29.21cm
Credit Line:Petrie Exploration; subscription of Mr & Mrs. Charles H. Cramp, 1894
Other NumberES 975 - Original Number

Description

Standing statue of an anonymous offical who wears a short sleeved shirt, a wrap-around kilt and a fringed shawl. The official also wears a diadem of rosette shaped foral design. The back pillar rises to the neck. The sculpture is broken off at the ankles and the statue base is missing.


Bibliography:

[Book] Thomas, Nancy. The American Discovery of Ancient Egypt. : Page/Fig./Plate: 222/112View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] 1960. Egyptian Sculpture of the Late Period 700 B.C to A.D 100. : Page/Fig./Plate: 157-58View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Petrie, William M. 1896. Koptos. : Page/Fig./Plate: 22View Objects cited in this Publication

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