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Statuary

Object Number:E11783
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Egypt
Deir El-Bahari
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Limestone
Inscription Language:Hieroglyphic
Height: 25.5 cm
Width: 16 cm
Depth: 22 cm
Credit Line:Distribution from the Egypt Exploration Fund; E. Naville, 1905
Other Number:AES3731 - Other Number

Description

Man, squatting, holding Hathor-head before him. Much lost, including head. Inscribed with prayer (to Hathor) by the sculptor Nakht. The carved inscription begins on the man's right side. The carving of the inscription was incomplete, and traces of an ink inscription continue the columns, with a further ink text in one line around the base.

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