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statue

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    EA83

  • Description

    Lower part of a green basalt kneeling naophorous statue of the great steward Peftuaneith; Osiris within the shrine; three columns of incised Hieroglyphic text on the back-pillar; six columns at the front of the shrine that include the cartouches of Apries; two rows round the plinth; head and upper body lost.

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  • Culture/period

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  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 71 centimetres (max)
    • Depth: 50 centimetres
    • Width: 27 centimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Script

        hieroglyphic
      • Inscription Position

        back-pillar
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Script

        hieroglyphic
      • Inscription Position

        shrine
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Script

        hieroglyphic
      • Inscription Position

        plinth
  • Curator's comments

    Published:
    PM IV, p.63
    Piehl, ZAS 31 (1893): 88-9.
    Heise, OBO 226, 225-8 Cf. Leahy, GM 70 (1984): 50

  • Location

    Not on display

  • Condition

    incomplete - head and upper body lost

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Department

    Ancient Egypt & Sudan

  • BM/Big number

    EA83

  • Registration number

    .83

  • Additional IDs

    • BS.83 (Birch Slip Number)

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