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Stela fragment

Museum number:
6-20317
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21060020317
Alternate number:
310
Accession number:
Acc.54/56/63/107
Object count:
1
Description:
Magical stela fragment of “Horus on the crocodiles” with inscription.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Uncertain provenience, Tebtunis, Faiyum region
Verbatim coll. place:
Tebtunis (Umm el Baragat)
Culture or time period:
Ptolemaic dynasty (332–31 BC)
Collector:
Arthur S. Hunt and Bernard P. Grenfell
Collection date:
1899-1900
Materials:
Stone (worked rock)
Person depicted:
Horus (Egyptian deity)
Object type:
archaeology
Department:
Cat. 6 - Ancient Egypt (the Hearst Reisner Egyptian Collection)
Dimensions:
height 12 centimeters, depth 5 centimeters, and width 8.5 centimeters
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