From: Egypt | Dendereh

Curatorial Section: Egyptian

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Object Number E2982
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Egypt | Dendereh
Section Egyptian
Materials Sandstone
Iconography Isis | Nephthys | Anubis | Winged sun disk | Uraei
Inscription Language Demotic

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

Height 25 cm
Width 19 cm
Depth 5 cm
Credit Line Distribution from the Egypt Exploration Fund, William Flinders Petrie, 1898
Other Number ES 2982 - Original Number

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