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Relief fragment of Ptah

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Demon with four asps on his head. There are three bands of hieroglyphics in front of Ptah. It is done in sunken relief.

Provenance

Egypt

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Henry J. Bigelow

Egyptian,

Dimensions

Width x length: 25.4 x 49.8 cm (10 x 19 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

87.5

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief