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Category:

architectural element

Name:

stelae

Date:

circa 1295 B.C. circa 1186 B.C.

Period(s):

New Kingdom; Nineteenth Dynasty

Description:

Reshef in upper register, two men in lower register. The image depicts two people worshipping the Canaanite god Reshef who holds a mace and shield and is named in the text.

Production
Place (legacy):

Egypt, production, country

Find Spot:

Deir el Medina Thebes Egypt

Technique:

carved

Material:

limestone

Dimension(s):

height, 16.5, cm
width, 13, cm
depth, 2, cm

Acquisition:

bequeathed; 1943; Gayer-Anderson, R.G. (Major)

Inscription(s):

inscription; bottom left and round the first of the two figures; incised; rdit iAw n rSwp nTr aA di.f anx wDA snb n kA n sDm-aS m st mAat pA-Sd
inscription; right of second figure; incised; sA.f pA?-nbw?

Documentation:

Fulco. The Canaanite God Reshep.
p.13-14, E.27 n.60

Porter, Bertha. Moss, Rosalind L.B.. Burney, Ethel W.. Topographical bibliography of ancient Egyptian hieroglyphic texts, reliefs and paintings. Vol.1, The Theban necropolis. Part 1, Private tombs.p. 733
2nd edition

Martin, G.T.. 2005. Stelae from Egypt and Nubia in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, c. 3000BC - AD1150.Cambridge (Cambs.): Cambridge University Pressp. 74

Cornelius, I.. 1994. The iconography of the Canaanite gods Reshef and Ba`al.Fribourg, Switzerland: University Pressp. 45-6

Janssen, J.M.A.. Une stele du dieu Reshef a Cambridge.
Source Title: Chronique d'Égypte 25 50 (July-1950) : 209-212

pl.4

Giveon, R.. 1980. [Unknown: JEA 66 (1980).
Source Title: Journal of Egyptian Archaeology 66 ()

p.146, E.27

Schulman, A.. 1977. [Unknown: SSEA Journal 7.4 (1977)].
Source Title: SSEA Journal 7 no. 4 ()

p.146, E.27

Accession:

Object Number: E.GA.3002.1943
(Antiquities)
(record id: 57432; input: 2003-03-25; modified: 2013-08-01)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/57432





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