University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 66-11-42
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Meroitic
Provenience: Egypt
Nubia
Date Made: 100 BC-AD 300
Early Date: -100
Late Date: 300
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Sandstone
Pigment
Iconography:Isis
Width: 20cm
Depth: 9.5cm
Credit Line:Penn-Yale Nubian Expedition; W. K. Simpson, 1966
Other Number23.6 - Field No SF
504 - Other Number

Description

Sandstone door jamb decorated with a standing figure of a female figure (Isis). She wears a long dress with a cross-hatched net pattern. She has a vulture headdress topped with the form of a vessel . She pours a libation from a vessel.


Bibliography:

[Book] O'Connor, David. 1993. Ancient Nubia: Egypt's Rival in Africa. : Page/Fig./Plate: 148/105View Objects cited in this Publication

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