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Copper alloy figure of Ptah


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Title/s

Copper alloy figure of Ptah

Category

figure

Name

statuette

Description

Ptah, standing. Ptah lived at Memphis and was a creator god. He is typically mummiform and wears a skull-cap, which distinguishes him from Osiris.

Field Collection

?Memphis, Egypt

Dimensions

height 13.9 cm

Period

Third Intermediate period

Date

1069 B.C. — 715 B.C.

Provenance

bequeathed: Greg, Robert (Sir) 1954 (Filtered for: Antiquities)

Documentation

  1. (1995)
    [comments: no.47, p.102]

Material/s

copper alloy (statue)

gold (collar)

Accession Number

E.160.1954 (Antiquities)
(Reference Number: 62216; Input Date: 2003-03-25 / Last Edit: 2011-07-13)

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