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Category:

architectural element

Name:

stelae

Date:

1210 B.C.
year 4 of Merenptah's reign

Period(s):

reign of Merenptah; Nineteenth Dynasty; New Kingdom

Description:

rectangular stela showing Ptah seated before offering table, inscribed for Panehsy

Production
Place (legacy):

Egypt, production, country

Find Spot:

Akhmim (?) Egypt

Material:

limestone

Dimension(s):

height, 0.534, m
width, 0.26, m
depth, 0.08, m

Acquisition:

given; 1899; Lewis (Professor)

Inscription(s):

inscription; lower part; sunk hieroglyphs; Htp di [nsw] ptH nfr-Hr wsir xnty imntyw inpw Hr DHwty di.sn iw anan n Sna tw hHr sbAw n Xrty-nTr hA r wia mi smsww nTr xp.f r nTr n kA n Hry nbw n Hwt-nbw ms nTrw pA-nHsy mAa xrw sA Hry nbw pA-ra-m-Hb mAa xrw ms n nbt pr Smayt n imn [tA]-mi mAa[t] xrw
inscription; centre; raised hieroglyphs; rnpt (HAt-sp) 4 n bA-n-ra-mry-n-imn
inscription; top; sunk hieroglyphs; ptH Sps sty Ra nfr Hr sDm nHwt

Documentation:

Green Papers. Green papers.
4, 24

Martin, G.T.. 2005. Stelae from Egypt and Nubia in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, c. 3000BC - AD1150.Cambridge (Cambs.): Cambridge University Pressp. 71-73

Bourriau, J.D.. Three monuments from Memphis in the Fitzwilliam Museum.
Source Title: Journal of Egyptian Archaeology 68 (1982) : 51-59
p. 56-59
with fig.2 and pl. III[2]

Accession:

Object Number: E.195.1899
(Antiquities)
(record id: 49863; input: 2003-03-25; modified: 2012-01-10)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/49863





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