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Plaque with deities

Plaque of black stone with incised decoration on both sides. One side shows two standing deities (Horus and Thoth) facing each other; oriented vertically. The decoration of the opposite side is oriented horizontally: a reed leaf appears at each side, at least one of which possibly to be read...

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Provenance

By 1967: Horace L. Mayer (d. 1968) collection; given to the MFA by Horace L. Mayer December 1, 1967.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer

Egyptian,

Accession Number

67.1098

Medium or Technique

Stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets