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Statuette

Block Statue

Object Number:29-75-525
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Egypt
Mit-Rahineh
Locus: 200.6, debris W of 8-9
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Sandstone
Inscription Language:Hieroglyphic
Height: 16.2 cm
Width: 10.3 cm
Depth: 14.3 cm
Credit Line:The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Mit-Rahineh (Memphis), Egypt, 1915-1920
Other Number:M5067 - Field No SF

Description

Block statue type with hands crossed on lap. Head missing. Skirt covered with inscription. The inscription is a funerary offering spell dedicated to Ptah-Sokar South of his Wall. The man's name is indistinct, but reads "The Scribe, S[///]ka-Ptah, engendered of the Scribe Teti, True of Voice, (and) Born to the Lady of the House [?]-Osiris.

Bibliography:

[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: 858View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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