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Object Number:29-87-471B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Egypt
Dra Abu El-Naga
Locus: Lower Cemetery, Tomb 45
Period: New Kingdom
Eighteenth Dynasty
Early Nineteenth Dynasty
Date Made: 1332-1279 BCE
Early Date: -1332
Late Date: -1279
Iconography:Seated Man
Inscription Language:Hieroglyphic
Height: 49.2 cm
Width: 28.5 cm
Depth: 26.01 cm
Credit Line:The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Drah abu el Naga (Thebes), Egypt; Clarence Stanley Fisher, 1921-1923
Other Number:DAN1262 - Field No SF


One half of an original pair statue of a husband and wife. The statue depicts a seated man (Merymaat) wearing an elaborate wig, long pleated kilt. Down the center of his kilt is a line of inscription. His chest is inscribed "Amun". The back of the statue is inscribed.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Upper Egyptian Gallery (1983 - 1991) View Objects in Exhibition
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Ancient Egypt: Discovery to Display (23 Feb 2019) View Objects in Exhibition
Searching for Ancient Egypt: (1997 - 1997) View Objects in Exhibition
Amarna: Ancient Egypt\'s Place in the Sun (12 Nov 2006) View Objects in Exhibition


[Book] Silverman, David P. 1997. Searching for Ancient Egypt: Art, Architecture and Artifacts from the University of Pennsylvania Museum.. Cornell University Press. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 140-41View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Ranke, Hermann. 1950. "A Guide to the Egyptian Collections". The University Museum Bulletin. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 15. no. 2-3. pg. 21-109 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 49, fig. 29View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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