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Object Number E2983
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Greco-Roman
Provenience Egypt | Upper Egypt | Dendereh
Period Graeco-Roman Period
Date Made 332-30 BCE
Section Egyptian
Materials Sandstone
Technique Sunk Relief
Iconography Funeral
Inscription Language Demotic

Round-topped funerary stela with a winged sun disk at the top with two pendant uraei. Below this is a scene of the deceased on a lion-shaped funerary bed. Anubis holding a cup attends to the deceased. On either side, kneeling goddesses (Isis and Nephthys) hold the mourning position. Below are four lines of Demotic.

Height 30.5 cm
Width 22.9 cm
Depth 6.3 cm
Credit Line Distribution from the Egypt Exploration Fund, William Flinders Petrie, 1898
Other Number ES2983 - Original Number

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