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Object Number: E14314
Current Location: In the Artifact Lab
Currently On Display
Culture:Ptolemaic
Provenience: Egypt
Period: Early Ptolemaic
Date Made: 305-30 bc
Early Date: -305
Late Date: -30
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Limestone
Technique:Incised
Iconography:King
Height: 13.97cm
Width: 11.43cm
Depth: 5.08cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Joseph Brummer, 1925
Other Number0316 - Cast Number

Description

Bust of a Ptolemaic king wearing a nemes headdress with a uraeus. A proportional grid is incised on the back and bottom.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Objects Speak: Media Through Time (14 Mar 2017)View Objects in Exhibition
Searching for Ancient Egypt: (1997 - 1997)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Silverman, David P. 1997. Searching for Ancient Egypt: Art, Architecture and Artifacts from the University of Pennsylvania Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: 110-111View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] The Artifacts of Ancient Egypt. : Page/Fig./Plate: 81View Objects cited in this Publication

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