University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:E12824
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Egypt
Period: Modern (uncertain)
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Steatite
Glaze
Technique:Glazed
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Dillwyn Parrish, 1914

Description

Turquoise glaze steatite. Most of back broken away. Garbled and meaningless inscription. Forgery?


Bibliography:

[Book] Wegner, Josef W. & Wegner, Jennifer H. 2015. The Sphinx That Traveled To Philadelphia. 239.View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Wegner, Jennifer H. 2014. Sphinx Celebrating a Centennial in Phildelphia. Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. 56 (2): 1-56.View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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