University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:E13605
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Egypt
Mit-Rahineh
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Limestone
Iconography:Min
Worshipper
Height: 15.4 cm
Width: 12 cm
Thickness: 4.2 cm
Credit Line:The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Mit-Rahineh (Memphis), Egypt; Clarence Stanley Fisher, 1915
Other Number:M2811 - Field No SF

Description

Rectangular stela with incised decoration and a borderline around the perimeter. The upper left and lower right corners are missing. At the left is the god Min, standing and facing right. At the right is a standing male worshipper, whose left arm is held up in praise. In his right he holds an incense burner to the face of the god. His head is shaved, and he wears a pleated knee-length kilt.


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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