Roswitha Eberwein – Antike Kunst Göttingen

Eberwein

Eberwein

Relief fragment of the tomb of  pharaoh Sethos I

Hieroglyphic inscription in raised relief, a part of the third hour from the Book of Gates.
Originally placed on the corner pillar of the sarcophagus chamber
Polychrome limestone
Egypt, New Kingdom, 19th Dynasty, c. 1380-1304 BC
H: 36 cm, w: 15 cm
Provenance:  private collection England, prior to 1883, then  private collection Greece, acquired 1970
Literature :
Scanning Sethos. Die Wiedergeburt eines Pharaonengrabes,  Antikenmuseum Basel und Sammlung Ludwig, Basel, 2017
Hornung, E., The tomb of Pharaoh Seti I – Das Grab Sethos‘ I,  Zürich, 1991
Lefébure, E., Les hypogées royaux de Thèbes. Première division. Le tombeau de Séti I (MIFAO 2), Paris, 1886

Exhibiting at

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Place du Grand Sablon 5

Roswitha Eberwein Antike Kunst

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