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Limestone statue of Ptah-Tanen (fragment)


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Title/s

Limestone statue of Ptah-Tanen (fragment)

Category

figure

Name

statue fragment

Description

Statue fragment: only the middle section is preserved. Depicting the god Ptah-Tanen wearing a penis sheath.

Field Collection

Labyrinth' Hawara Egypt

Dimensions

length 16 cm

Period

Twelfth Dynasty, Reign of Amenemhat III

Date

circa 1831 B.C. — 1786 B.C.

Provenance

given: British School of Archaeology in Egypt 1911 (Filtered for: Antiquities)

Material/s

limestone

Accession Number

E.67.1911 (Antiquities)
(Reference Number: 51294; Input Date: 2003-03-25 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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