University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:E2044
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Egypt
Thebes (Egypt)
Period: Third Intermediate Period
Twenty-Second Dynasty
Date Made: 945-72 BC
Early Date: -945
Late Date: 945-72 BC
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Wood
Pigment
Technique:Painted
Iconography:Diefankh
Re`
Offering Table
Inscription Language:Hieroglyphic
Height: 28.5 cm
Width: 20 cm
Depth: 2.8 cm
Credit Line:Distribution from the Egyptian Research Account, 1896
Other Number:ES 2044 - Original Number

Description

Colorfully painted wooden funerary stela of Diefankh who is shown with raised arms in front of the god Re. Before Re there is an offering table. Above the two figures are five columns of hieroglyphic texts.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Searching for Ancient Egypt: (1997 - 1997) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Kreamer, Christine M. 2012. African Cosmos: Stellar Arts. 368.View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Silverman, David P. 1997. Searching for Ancient Egypt: Art, Architecture and Artifacts from the University of Pennsylvania Museum.View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] The Artifacts of Ancient Egypt.View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Quibell, James E. 1898. The Ramesseum.View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] An Introduction to Ancient Egyptian Civilization.View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Porter, Bertha & Moss, Rosalind L. 1964. The Theban Necropolis. Part 2.View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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