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Fragment of stele of (?) Djaa

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The small fragment consists solely of the remains of three lines of text. The sides and back were left rough. The incised hieroglyphic text is crudely incised with the signs badly drawn and indistinct. There is no trace of color. R. J. Leprohon, STELAE I, pp. 151-152.


From Uronarti, room F56. 1928: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Late Middle Kingdom,


Uronarti, Nubia (Sudan)


Other: 7 x 12.5 x 2 cm

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Architectural elements, Stele