Stele of Pachom-luwa
Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic Dynasty)
Findspot: Egypt, Dendara
Height x width: 35 x 22 cm (13 3/4 x 8 11/16 in.)
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Round-top stele depicting Anubis embalming a mummy. Below, two lines of demotic text name the deceased, Pachom-Iuwa.
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)
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription