University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:32-42-749
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Graeco-Roman
Provenience: Egypt
Meydum
Locus: ANS30 - Tomb of Hor
Date Made: 332-30 BC
Early Date: -332
Late Date: 332-30 BC
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Limestone
Iconography:Lotus
Papyrus Flower
Cartouche
Bread Loaf
Offering Stand
Offering Table
Height: 36.8 cm
Width: 35.6 cm
Depth: 7.6 cm
Credit Line:The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Meydum; Alan Rowe, 1932
Other Number:31-12-338 - Field No SF
F6 - Other Number

Description

Limestone Offering table. Uninscribed, but decorated with a symmetical design with two cartouche-shaped water basins, two pair of lotus and papyrus flowers, an offering table, and 4 offering stands and eight round loaves. There is also a channel for liquids around the edge.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 288-89View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] The Artifacts of Ancient Egypt. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 85View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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