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Object Number:E14225
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Egypt
Locus: 140, Middle Stratum
Period: Eighteenth Dynasty
New Kingdom
Date Made: 1539-1292 BCE
Early Date: -1540
Late Date: -1291
Materials:Egyptian Blue (uncertain)
Iconography:Lioness Head
Height: 7.8 cm
Width: 7.7 cm
Depth: 6.6 cm
Credit Line:The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Mit-Rahineh (Memphis), Egypt; Clarence Stanley Fisher, 1915
Other Number:M3395 - Field No SF


Fragmentary head tentatively identified as Egyptian blue. Inlaid eyes now missing. Possibly a protome attached to a larger object.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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


[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: 160/7.25View 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: 66-67View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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