Sandstone stela of Ramses II: round-topped, crudely carved and depicting Ramesses II on the right, offering ointment jars to the goddess Satet on the left. Between them is an altar on which rests a water-pot cooled by a lotus flower.
- Excavated/Findspot: Amara West, D.14.7
- (Africa,Sudan,Northern Nile,Amara West (Nubia))
- Height: 50 centimetres
- Width: 35 centimetres
B. Porter & R. Moss, 'Topographical Bibliography of Ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphic Texts, Reliefs and Paintings' VII (Oxford: Clarendon Press), 163;
D. Valbelle, 'Satis et Anoukis' (Mainz and Rhein, 1981), 43, no. 325;
W.V.Davies (ed.), 'Egypt and Africa : Nubia from prehistory to Islam' (London, 1991), pl. 14.
The stela is badly worn with loss to some of the incised texts.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA59404
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