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Object Number:E13575A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Egypt
Memphis (Egypt)
Locus: Palace of Merenptah
Period: New Kingdom
Nineteenth Dynasty
Date Made: 1292 - 1190 BCE
Early Date: -1293
Late Date: -1189
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Limestone
Height: 91.44 cm
Length: 180.34 cm
Width: 129.54 cm
Depth: 91.44 cm
Credit Line:The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Mit-Rahineh (Memphis), Egypt; Clarence Stanley Fisher, 1924

Description

Upper stone from the western jamb of the South Portal. Scene shows a god (Atum) at the right, handing scepters to Merenptah at the left. At the lower part of the block is the beginning of the scene appearing on E13575B. On the reveal are two columns of text with the Horus name and cartouches of the king.

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: 855View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Madeira, Percy C. 1964. Men in Search of Man: The First Seventy-Five Years of the University Museum of the University of Pennsylvania.. University of Pennsylvania Press. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 94View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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