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Stele of Amenhotep

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Round-topped, plastered and painted. "Amon-hotep" worshipping Amon (left) and Atum (right), with inscriptions. Made of two boards, now split open.

Provenance

From Abydos? Salt Sale No. 296, 1835.

Credit Line

Gift of John Ellerton Lodge

Egyptian, Ptolemaic Dynasty, late 4th century B.C.

Dimensions

Overall: 44 x 28 x 2 cm (17 5/16 x 11 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

22.402

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Stele