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Category

funerary equipment

Name

Ptah-Sokar-Osiris box

Description

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

Field Collection

Akhmim Egypt

Technique Description

covered with gesso and painted

Dimensions

height 59 cm

Period

Late Period

Date

7664 B.C. — 332 B.C.

Provenance

bought: Budge, Ernest Alfred Thompson Wallis 1887 (Filtered for: Antiquities)

Documentation

  1. Budge, E.A. Wallis
    (1893) Catalogue of the Egyptian collection in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (1893) [page: ]
    [comments: p.68, no. 15]
  2. Raven, M.
    Papryus-Sheaths and Ptah-Sokar-Osiris Statues [page: 253]
    Source title: Oudheidkundige Mededeelingen van het Rijksmuseum van Oudheden te Leiden (1978-1979)
    [comments: n. 18]

Material/s

mummified remains

wood

Accession Number

E.23.1887 (Antiquities)
(Reference Number: 49108; Input Date: 2003-03-25 / Last Edit: 2011-07-12)

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