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Object Number:E247
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Egypt
Illahun
Locus: Shrine of Princess Atum-Neferu
Period: Middle Kingdom
Twelfth Dynasty
Date Made: 1938 - 1759 BCE
Early Date: -1939
Late Date: -1758
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Limestone
Paint
Technique:Painted
Height: 18.5 cm
Width: 15.5 cm
Depth: 2 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from William Flinders Petrie, 1890
Other Number:ES247 - Original Number

Description

Limestone painted with stars in relief. From Shrine of Princess "Atum-Neferu."

Current & Past Exhibitions:

World\'s Columbian Exposition Exhibits: Objects from the Flinders Petrie and Egyptian Exploration Fund ( Jan 1893 - Dec 1893) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Kreamer, Christine M. 2012. African Cosmos: Stellar Arts.. New York, NY. pg. 368 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 72/3.11View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Petrie, William M. 1891. Illahun, Kahun and Gurob 1889-1890.. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 5,13 and pl. 12; 6, 8, 8View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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