University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:E13057
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Egypt
Section:Egyptian
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:489 - Sommerville Gem Number
29-128-489 - Old Museum Number

Description

Oval scaraboid plaque with 2 decorated faces. On one side, the name of Tuthmosis III appears with uraei. On the reverse is a striding hieracoshinx (falcon-headed) with the glyphs for Tuthmosis III repeated.


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
[Book] Sommerville, Maxwell. 1889. Catalogue Raisonne of the Sommerville Collection of Engraved Gems: A Descriptive List of Cameos, Intaglios, Seals, Rings, Amulets, Talismans, etc. Forming a Compend of Greek and Roman Mythology and Classical History.View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Sommerville, Maxwell. 1901. Engraved Gems.View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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