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Stela Fragment

Object Number:E13599
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Egypt
Mit-Rahineh
Locus: South Portal
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Limestone
Iconography:Ptah
Shrine
Height: 7.2 cm
Width: 9 cm
Credit Line:The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Mit-Rahineh (Memphis), Egypt; Clarence Stanley Fisher, 1915
Other Number:M2770 - Field No SF

Description

Upper portion of a round-topped stela with sunk relief decoration. The god Ptah stands facing right, inside a shrine. He wears a wesekh-collar with a tassel. In his lightly-incised hands he holds a combined was/ankh/djed scepter.

Bibliography:

[Book] Moss, Rosalind L., and Porter, Bertha. 1981. Topographical Bibliography of Ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphic Texts, Reliefs, and Paintings III: Memphis, Part 2. Saqqara to Dahshur.. Oxford. Clarendon Press. ed. 2nd. Vol. III. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 860View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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