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, Jennifer H., and Wegner, Josef W. 2015. The Sphinx That Traveled To Philadelphia.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Press. pg. 239 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 228/8.63View 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. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Vol. 56. no. 2. pg. 1-56 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 35View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Sommerville, Maxwell. 1889. Engraved Gems: Their History and an Elaborate View of Their Place In Art.. Maxwell Sommerville. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 695, #465View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Sommerville, Maxwell. 1901. Engraved Gems.. Philadelphia. D. Biddle. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 17View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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