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Doorjamb: E.SS.47

Object information

Current Location: In storage




Door jamb fragment, inscribed for Padiese, scribe of the divine book

Measurements and weight

Length: 0.49 m
Width: 0.3 m

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Unknown by ?


Late Period
22nd Dynasty
Production date: circa 800 BC

Materials used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: ...] kAw Apdw mnxt snTr
  • Location: Right column
  • Method of creation: Incised
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: ... ws]ir it nTr Hry sStA sA mDAt nTr pA-di-Ast mAa-xrw sA mi nn nb-mAat mAa-xrw
  • Location: Left column
  • Method of creation: Incised
  • Type: Inscription

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: E.SS.47
Primary reference Number: 63420
Oldadmincategory: SS
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 20 January 2017 Last processed: Wednesday 13 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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