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Limestone relief


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Title/s

Limestone relief

Category

architectural element

Name

relief

Description

two officials, fragment, inscribed. From the tomb of Nespekashuty. Titles are: Sem priest (who looks after cults of the deceased) and hereditary prince. The style is archaising and copies that of the Old Kingdom.

Field Collection

TT 312 Asasif, Thebes Egypt

Dimensions

depth 6.5 cm
length 21.8 cm
width 34 cm

Period

Twenty-fifth Dynasty

Date

circa 747 B.C. — 656 B.C.

Provenance

bequeathed: Gayer-Anderson, R.G. (Major) 1943 (Filtered for: Antiquities)

Inscriptions/Marks

  1. inscription
    Interpretation: king... sem (priest) ... hereditary prince..

Material/s

limestone

Accession Number

E.GA.4694.1943 (Antiquities)
(Reference Number: 59141; Input Date: 2003-03-25 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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