Stele of Pa-di-Hor-sema-tawy from Denderah

Egyptian
Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic Dynasty)
305–30 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Dendara

Dimensions

Overall: 20 x 32 cm (7 7/8 x 12 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.1053

Medium or Technique

Sandstone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Stele

Figure on a bier, Isis and Nepthys kneeling at each end. Demotic inscription. From Denderah.

Provenance

From Dendara. 1898: excavated by William Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; presented to the MFA at the general meeting of the EEF.
(Accession Date: November 1, 1898)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription