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Object Number: L-55-212
Current Location: Amarna
Currently On Display
Provenience: Egypt
Period: Eighteenth Dynasty
Thutmose III (uncertain)
Thutmose IV (uncertain)
New Kingdom
Date Made: 1479-1390 BC
Early Date: -1479
Late Date: -1390
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Limestone
Pigment
Technique:Inscribed
Iconography:Man
Stela
Sun Hymn
Height: 36cm
Width: 14cm
Depth: 20cm
Credit Line:Loaned by the Philadelphia Museum of Art

Description

Kneeling Stelaphorous statue of Hednakht who is shown wearing a long kilt belted at the waist. Hednakht holds a stela inscribed with 9 lines of text (broken). Much of the original pigment is intact


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[Book] Silverman, David P. 1997. Searching for Ancient Egypt: Art, Architecture and Artifacts from the University of Pennsylvania Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: 136-37View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Silverman, David P., et al. 2006. Akhenaten and Tutankhamun Revolution and Restoration. : Page/Fig./Plate: 38-39, fig. 32View Objects cited in this Publication

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