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stela

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    EA1224

  • Description

    Round-topped limestone stela with incised detail divided into two registers: Upper - Prince Iuwelot and Tadenitenbast kneeling in adoration before the solar-barque; two apes and five columns of Hieroglyphic text above. Lower - Nine rows of Hieroglyphic text.

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 9thC BC(early)
  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 58 centimetres
    • Width: 42 centimetres
    • Thickness: 14 centimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Script

        hieroglyphic
      • Inscription Translation

        Titles/epithets include : Prince
  • Curator's comments

    Published:
    H. Coutts, Gold of the Pharaohs, Edinburgh 1988, p.29 [2].
    PM I Part 2: p.809 Jansen-Winkeln, SAK 17 (1990), pp. 215-219.

  • Bibliography

    • Coutts 1988 2 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Condition

    fair - edges chipped

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1897

  • Department

    Ancient Egypt & Sudan

  • BM/Big number

    EA1224

  • Registration number

    1897,0511.212

Round-topped limestone stela with incised detail divided into two registers: Upper - Prince Iuwelot and Tadenitenbast kneeling in adoration before the solar-barque; two apes and five columns of Hieroglyphic text above. Lower - Nine rows of Hieroglyphic text.

Round-topped limestone stela with incised detail divided into two registers: Upper - Prince Iuwelot and Tadenitenbast kneeling in adoration before the solar-barque; two apes and five columns of Hieroglyphic text above. Lower - Nine rows of Hieroglyphic text.

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