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: -72
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Wood
Pigment
Technique:Painted
Iconography:Diefankh
Re`
Offering Table
Height: 28.5cm
Width: 20cm
Depth: 2.8cm
Credit Line:Distribution from the Egyptian Research Account, 1896
Other NumberES 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. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 65/3.3View 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. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 284-85View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] The Artifacts of Ancient Egypt. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 89View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Quibell, James E. 1898. The Ramesseum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 11,17View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] An Introduction to Ancient Egyptian Civilization. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 18View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Porter, Bertha & Moss, Rosalind L. 1964. The Theban Necropolis. Part 2. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 680View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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