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Stelae: E.63.1901

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Description

Lower part, deceased is led before Osiris and Isis, by Anubis, inscribed

Measurements and weight

Depth: 7 cm
Height: 44 cm
Width: 32 cm

Relative size of this object

32 cm44 cm7 cm What does this represent?

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Find spot

  • Abydos Egypt

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1901)

Dating

Roman
-0030 BC - 300 AD

Materials used in production

Sandstone

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Identification numbers

Accession number: E.63.1901
Primary reference Number: 50378
Oldadmincategory: SS
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 14 May 2021 Last processed: Saturday 15 May 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Antiquities

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