Description This thin rectangular plaque has hierolyphs shallowly incised on one surface. The back is rough. The feathery pattern typical of unpolished hippopotamus ivory appears in the recessed areas. The inscription, translated, reads: "Making incense for Khonsu."
|12/15/1980||Examination||examined for exhibition|
- Secret Signs: Egyptian Writing. The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore. 2003-2004.
Provenance William T. / Henry Walters Collection, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Translation] Making incense for Khonsu
Credit Acquired by William T. or Henry Walters
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