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Limestone Relief


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Title/s

Limestone Relief

Category

wall painting/relief

Name

relief

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.

Field Collection

Saqqara?, Egypt

Dimensions

length 11 cm
width 27 cm

Period

Sixth Dynasty
Old Kingdom

Date

circa 2278 B.C. — 2184 B.C.

Provenance

given: Hornblower, G. D., OBE 1937 (Filtered for: Antiquities)

Documentation

  1. Jequier
    [Unknown: ASAE 28)] [page: ]
    Source title: Annales du Service des Antiquités de l'Égypte (
    [comments: cf. pl.III]
  2. Porter, Bertha
    Moss, Rosalind L.B.
    Burney, Ethel W.
    Malek, Jaromír
    Topographical bibliography of ancient Egyptian hieroglyphic texts, reliefs and paintings. Vol.3, Memphis. Part 2, Saqqâra to Dahshûr. Fascicle 1 [page: 428]
    [comments: 2nd edition]

Material/s

limestone

Accession Number

E.182.1939 (Antiquities)
(Reference Number: 53678; Input Date: 2003-03-25 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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