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Limestone relief


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Title/s

Limestone relief

Category

architectural element

Name

relief

Description

Sphinx, striding, carried in a boat shrine. It has been suggested that this image represents Hatshepsut.

Field Collection

funerary temple of Hatshepsut Deir el Bahri Egypt

Dimensions

depth 3.2 cm
length 26.2 cm
width 27.3 cm

Period

Early eighteenth dynasty (1550-1425 BC)
New Kingdom

Date

circa 1550 B.C. — 1425 B.C.

Provenance

bought: University Purchase Fund 1988 (Filtered for: Antiquities)

Documentation

  1. (1995)
    [comments: no. 45, p.98]

Material/s

limestone

Accession Number

E.1.1992 (Antiquities)
(Reference Number: 63351; Input Date: 2003-03-25 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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