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Object Number:29-107-951
Current Location: Canaan and Israel Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Egyptian
Provenience: Israel
Beth Shean
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Basalt
Credit Line:Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1921-1928
Other Number:25-9-96, 25-10-450 - Field No SF

Description

Bearing name of (Amen-em) Apt. Upper register missing. Lower register is in 2 fragments and is incomplete. Inscribed with 13 lines of vertical text, one of which is missing; four of the others being partly broken away or defaced. In middle of stone is represented the figure of the persom for whom the monument was made. He faces to the left with his arms raised in adoration and is seated on a low stool. Before him are 5 vertical lines and in back of the figure are three.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Canaan and Ancient Israel (18 Oct 1998) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Rowe, Alan. 1930. The Topography and History of Beth-Shan.. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Pg.37,38;Pl.49,1View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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