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Title:

Limestone Relief

Category:

wall painting/relief

Name:

relief

Date:

circa 2278 B.C. circa 2184 B.C.
Reign of Pepy II

Period(s):

Sixth Dynasty; Old Kingdom

Description:

Relief fragment, with face of man and head of duck. This is likely to be part of a scene of bringing offerings into the temple.

Production
Place (legacy):

Egypt, production, country

Find Spot:

Saqqara?, Egypt

Technique:

painted

Material:

limestone

Dimension(s):

length, 11, cm
width, 27, cm

Acquisition:

given; 1937; Hornblower, G. D., OBE

Documentation:

Porter, Bertha. Moss, Rosalind L.B.. Topographical bibliography of ancient Egyptian hieroglyphic texts, reliefs and paintings. Vol.3, Memphis : Abû Rawâsh to Dahshûr.p. 428
2nd edition, #(35)

Jequier. [Unknown: ASAE 28)].
Source Title: Annales du Service des Antiquités de l'Égypte 28 ()

cf. pl.III

Accession:

Object Number: E.182.1939
(Antiquities)
(record id: 53678; input: 2003-03-25; modified: 2012-01-10)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/53678





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