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stela

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    EA581

  • Description

    Rectangular limestone stela of Intef divided into three registers: 1 - Representation of deceased with seven rows of Hieroglyphic text to right. 2 + 3 - Ten columns of Hieroglyphic text.

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 1930BC (circa)
  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 65 centimetres
    • Width: 36 centimetres
    • Thickness: 8 centimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Script

        hieroglyphic
  • Curator's comments

    Stela from Abydos cenotaph, ANOC 5.2; ANOC 5 includes EA 572, 562, 461 (statue). Freed, R E, 1996 in Fs. Simpson, p.323 Translation: Lichtheim, Ancient Egyptian Autobiographies (OBO 84): p.109-111 Lichtheim: Ancient Egyptian Literature: Volume I (1973) p.120-123.

  • Bibliography

    • Scott-Moncrieff 1912 pl.23 bibliographic details
  • Location

    On display: G62/dc30

  • Condition

    good

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1839

  • Department

    Ancient Egypt & Sudan

  • BM/Big number

    EA581

  • Registration number

    .581

  • Additional IDs

    • BS.581 (Birch Slip Number)
Rectangular limestone stela of Intef divided into three registers: 1 - Representation of deceased with seven rows of Hieroglyphic text to right. 2 + 3 - Ten columns of Hieroglyphic text.

Rectangular limestone stela of Intef divided into three registers: 1 - Representation of deceased with seven rows of Hieroglyphic text to right. 2 + 3 - Ten columns of Hieroglyphic text.

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