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Statuary

Object Number:E2363
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Egypt
Deir El-Bahari
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Quartzite
Iconography:Ptah
Inscription Language:Hieroglyphic
Height: 50 cm
Width: 38 cm
Credit Line:Distribution from the Egypt Exploration Fund; E. Naville, 1898
Other Number:ES 2363 - Original Number
ES 2431A - Original Number

Description

Torso of Ptah, carved out of black quartzite. The back pillar is inscribed in three columns of text, two of which are funerary offering spells, though the name of the dedicator is not preserved.

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