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Category:

funerary equipment

Name:

Ptah-Sokar-Osiris box

Date:

7664 B.C. 332 B.C.
or later Third Intermediate Period

Period:

Late Period

Description:

Ptah-Sokar-Osiris box, with crouching falcon; the box contains a papyrus scroll.

Production
Place (legacy):

Egypt, production, country

Find Spot:

Akhmim Egypt

Material(s):

mummified remains
wood

Technique
Description:

covered with gesso and painted

Dimension:

height, 59, cm

Acquisition:

bought; 1887; Budge, Ernest Alfred Thompson Wallis

Documentation:

Budge, E.A. Wallis. 1893. Catalogue of the Egyptian collection in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
p.68, no. 15

Raven, M.. Papryus-Sheaths and Ptah-Sokar-Osiris Statues.
Source Title: Oudheidkundige Mededeelingen van het Rijksmuseum van Oudheden te Leiden 59-60 (1978-1979) : 251-296
p. 253
n. 18

Accession:

Object Number: E.23.1887
(Antiquities)
(record id: 49108; input: 2003-03-25; modified: 2012-01-10)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/49108





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