University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:E13771
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Egypt
Mit-Rahineh
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Faience
Credit Line:The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Mit-Rahineh (Memphis), Egypt; Clarence Stanley Fisher, 1917
Other Number:M7711 - Field No SF

Description

Double-sided oval seal. The decoration on the bottom features a central scarab beetle with twin uraei flanking. The other side has a nefer sign at the right, followed by a sun disk above a sphinx in the middle, and a winged serpent at the left. The edge is uninscribed. Pierced.


Bibliography:

[Article] Wegner, Jennifer H. 2014. "Sphinx Celebrating a Centennial in Phildelphia". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Vol. 56. no. 2. pg. 1-56 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 35View 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: 228/8.63View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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