University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:E13632
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Egypt
Mit-Rahineh
Locus: Strip 550
Lower Middle Stratum
Period: New Kingdom
Nineteenth Dynasty
Date Made: 1307-1196 BC
Early Date: -1307
Late Date: -1196
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Limestone
Pigment
Iconography:Ptah
Nefertem
Length: 26.92 cm
Width: 17.53 cm
Thickness: 5.08 cm
Credit Line:The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Mit-Rahineh (Memphis), Egypt; Clarence Stanley Fisher, 1919
Other Number:M10587 - Field No SF

Description

Crude round-topped stela with incised figures of Ptah and Nefertem. Ptah is mummiform and traces of red and blue paint remain n the figure. Nefertem appears behind him and his figure also has some red and blue pigment.


Bibliography:

[Book] Thomas, Nancy. The American Discovery of Ancient Egypt.. Los Angeles County Museum of Art and American Research Center in Egypt. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 188/89View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Moss, Rosalind L., and Porter, Bertha. 1981. Topographical Bibliography of Ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphic Texts, Reliefs, and Paintings III: Memphis, Part 2. Saqqara to Dahshur.. Oxford. Clarendon Press. ed. 2nd. Vol. III. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 860View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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