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Votive Statue

Object Number:29-70-695
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Egypt
Locus: Surface north of Room I of the palace of Merenptah
Period: Late Period
Date Made: 664-332 BCE
Early Date: -664
Late Date: -332
Height: 12.7 cm
Width: 3.8 cm
Depth: 3.8 cm
Credit Line:The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Mit-Rahineh (Memphis), Egypt, 1915-1920
Other Number:M6620 - Field No SF


Small bronze votive figurine showing Bastet wearing a short-sleeved, tight-fitting dress decorated with cross-hatched pattern. She carries an aegis in her left hand. The right hand is missing.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Searching for Ancient Egypt: (1997 - 1997) View Objects in Exhibition
Amarna: Ancient Egypt\'s Place in the Sun (12 Nov 2006) View Objects in Exhibition


[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: 132/6.34bView Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Silverman, David P. 1997. Searching for Ancient Egypt: Art, Architecture and Artifacts from the University of Pennsylvania Museum.. Cornell University Press. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 62-63View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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