University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: E16004
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Egypt
Dra Abu El-Naga
Locus: Tomb 283?
Period: New Kingdom
Nineteenth Dynasty
Date Made: 1292-1190 BC
Early Date: -1292
Late Date: -1190
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Sandstone
Pigment
Iconography:Roma-roy
High Priest
Length: 30.5cm
Width: 26.5cm
Depth: 7.9cm
Credit Line:The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Drah abu el Naga (Thebes), Egypt; Clarence Stanley Fisher, 1923

Description

Fragment of of wall relief or stela of the high priest Roma-roy. He is shown facing right. He wears a heavy wig, a short beard and a white garmet with a blue and yellow collar. Above his head are three columns of text. Inscribed. Painted.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Searching for Ancient Egypt: (1997 - 1997)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Silverman, David P. 1997. Searching for Ancient Egypt: Art, Architecture and Artifacts from the University of Pennsylvania Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: 280-81View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Porter, Bertha & Moss, Rosalind L. 1964. The Theban Necropolis, VOl I. Vol I. Part I. : Page/Fig./Plate: 366View Objects cited in this Publication

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