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stela

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    EA669

  • Description

    Round-topped limestone stela decorated with dove within pedimental portico; Greek text between two crossed.

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 5thC-7thC
  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 42 centimetres
    • Width: 33 centimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Script

        Greek
      • Inscription Language

        Greek
      • Inscription Content

        + ΕΙC ΘΕΟC Ο ΒΟΘѠΝ (sic) ΘΕΥΤѠΡΑ +
      • Inscription Translation

        + Single God, helping Theodora.
  • Bibliography

    • Badawy 1978 3.208, p.218 bibliographic details
    • Hall 1905 p.141 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Condition

    fair - 2 (5)

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1905

  • Department

    Ancient Egypt & Sudan

  • BM/Big number

    EA669

  • Registration number

    1905,0515.12

  • Additional IDs

    • I.Brit.Mus.Gr. I App:7 (text edition abbreviation according to Oates et al 2001)
Round-topped limestone stela decorated with dove within pedimental portico; Greek text.

Round-topped limestone stela decorated with dove within pedimental portico; Greek text.

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