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Steatite Statue: E.55.1937

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Steatite Statue

Description

Male figure, squatting, inscribed: Chief lute-player Pedikhons (son of Hor and Takhbeit).

Measurements and weight

Length: 8.9 cm

Find spot

  • Egypt

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1937) by Ricketts, C. H. and Shannon, C. S.

Dating

Late Period
Circa -664 - Circa -332

Materials used in production

Steatite

Techniques used in production

Carved

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Identification numbers

Accession number: E.55.1937
Primary reference Number: 53601
Oldadmincategory: SU
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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