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Category:

architectural element

Name:

stelae

Date:

1991 B.C. 1793 B.C.

Period(s):

Twelfth Dynasty; Middle Kingdom

Description:

rectangular with heker-frieze, inscribed

Production
Place (legacy):

Egypt, production, country

Find Spot:

Abydos

Material:

limestone

Dimension(s):

depth, 0.1, m
height, 0.625, m
width, 0.52, m

Acquisition:

given; 1900;

Inscription:

inscription

Documentation:

Garstang, J.. 1901. El Arabah. A cemetery of the Middle Kingdom. Survey of the Old Kingdom temenos. Graffiti from the temple of Sety.
pl.VI p.6

Porter, Bertha. Moss, Rosalind L.B.. Topographical bibliography of ancient Egyptian hieroglyphic texts, reliefs and paintings. Vol.5, Upper Egypt : sites (Deir Rîfa to Aswân, excluding Thebes and the temples of Abydos, Dendera, Esna, Edfu, Kôm Ombo and Philae).
66

Martin, G.T.. 2005. Stelae from Egypt and Nubia in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, c. 3000BC - AD1150.Cambridge (Cambs.): Cambridge University Pressp. 32-33

Accession:

Object Number: E.273.1900
(Antiquities)
(record id: 50290; input: 2003-03-25; modified: 2013-01-22)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/50290