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Category:

architectural element

Name:

stelae

Date:

1740 B.C. 1720 B.C.
import: 1740 BC = 1720 BC

Period(s):

Second Intermediate period; Thirteenth Dynasty

Description:

rectangular, with cavetto cornice, of Tyty, traces of paint

Production
Place (legacy):

Egypt, production, country

Dimension(s):

height, 0.614, m
width, 0.376, m

Acquisition:

given; 1840; Peacock, G. (Very Revd Dean of Ely)

Inscription:

inscription; Offering formula and list of people associated with Tyty, the overseer of sealbearers, follower of the King

Documentation:

Budge, E.A. Wallis. 1893. Catalogue of the Egyptian collection in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.p. 83-5
no. 76

Franke, D.. 1984. Personendaten aus dem Mittleren Reich.
see index

Bourriau, J.D.. 1988. Pharaohs and mortals; Egyptian art in the Middle Kingdom.Cambridge (Cambs.): p. 63-4 [49]
no. 49 (with bibliography)

Malek, Jaromír. Porter, Bertha. Moss, Rosalind. 1999. Topographical bibliography of ancient Egyptian hieroglyphic texts, statues, reliefs and paintings. Vol. 8, Objects of provenance not known. Part 1, Royal statues. Private statues (Predynastic to Dynasty XVII).Oxford: Griffith Institutep. 136
803-028-430

Martin, G.T.. 2005. Stelae from Egypt and Nubia in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, c. 3000BC - AD1150.Cambridge (Cambs.): Cambridge University Pressp. 45-7 [28]

Grajetzki, W.. 2001. Two Treasurers of the Late Middle Kingdom.p. 23 [3.3]

Accession:

Object Number: E.1.1840
(Antiquities)
(record id: 49040; input: 2003-03-25; modified: 2012-01-10)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/49040