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Object Number:65-34-1
Current Location: Ancient Egypt: Discovery to Display
Currently On Display
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Egypt
Period: Roman Period
Date Made: 30 BC-624 AD
Early Date: -30
Late Date: 624
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Limestone
Technique:Raised relief
Iconography:Tutu
scorpion
knife
lion
Height: 26.7 cm
Width: 35.6 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from World Antiquities Ltd., 1965

Description

Limestone votive stela depicting the composite deity Tutu in raised relief. He wears a nemes headdress, horns and a solar disk. His paws grasp knives and scorpions.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Searching for Ancient Egypt: (1997 - 1997) View Objects in Exhibition
Magic in the Ancient World (16 Apr 2016 - 30 Apr 2017) View Objects in Exhibition
Ancient Egypt: Discovery to Display (23 Feb 2019) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Exhibition] Freeman, Michael, and Frame, Grant, and Ousterhout, Robert G. 2016. Magic in the Ancient World.. Philadelphia. pg. 32 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 4,9View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Wegner, Jennifer H., and Wegner, Josef W. 2015. The Sphinx That Traveled To Philadelphia.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Press. pg. 239 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 167/7.52View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Silverman, David P. 1997. Searching for Ancient Egypt: Art, Architecture and Artifacts from the University of Pennsylvania Museum.. Cornell University Press. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 82-83View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] The Artifacts of Ancient Egypt.. National Museum of History, Republic of China. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 77View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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