Currently On Display
|Date Made:||305 - 30 BC|
|Credit Line:||Distribution from the Egypt Exploration Fund, 1890|
|Other Number:||ES222 - Other Number|
Raised relief fragment from the Ptolemy I Temple of Hathor of Mafket. A border at the top of the scene consists of two raised relief bands. At the extreme left of the scene is a vertical border belonging to a text column, now lost. To the right of this is a sun disc with a double uraeus. From the snakes hang ankh and was signs. Below the sun disc is the epithet "The Behdite, Lord [...]. At the left of the scene are the two Cartouches of Ptolemy I Soter, facing right: "King of Upper and Lower Egypt (Setepenre-Meryamun)|, Son of Re, Lord of Appearances (Ptolemy)|." Traces of color.
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