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Object Number: 65-34-1
Current Location: Magic in the Ancient World
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: 26.7cm
Width: 35.6cm
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

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Exhibition] Ousterhout, Robert G., et al. 2016. Magic in the Ancient World. : Page/Fig./Plate: 4,9View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Wegner, Josef W. & Wegner, Jennifer H. 2015. The Sphinx That Traveled To Philadelphia. 239. : Page/Fig./Plate: 167/7.52View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Silverman, David P. 1997. Searching for Ancient Egypt: Art, Architecture and Artifacts from the University of Pennsylvania Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: 82-83View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] The Artifacts of Ancient Egypt. : Page/Fig./Plate: 77View Objects cited in this Publication

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