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Nes-Ptah Holding Shrine with Osiris
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Nes-Ptah Holding Shrine with Osiris


Description Conservation Exhibitions Provenance Inscription Credit
Description This piece is sculpted in the round and has an inscription around the pedestal, on b oth sides of the shrine, over the shrine entrance, to the left side of the rear column and on the rear of the rear column.
Conservation

Examined and cleaned in preparation for loan.

Date Description Narrative
12/31/1969TreatmentExamined, cleaned.
8/04/1960Treatmentcleaned; other
1/11/1999Examinationsurvey
6/12/2003Treatmenttechnical study; cleaned; loss compensation; coated
Exhibitions
  • 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 [Inscription]
Credit Acquired by William T. or Henry Walters

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Creator
Period
946-736 BC (Third Intermediate Period)
Medium
greenish stone
(Sculpture)
Accession Number
22.159
Measurements
H: 12 1/2 x W: 3 5/16 x D: 5 7/16 in. (31.7 x 8.4 x 13.8 cm); H with mount: 12 1/2 x W: 3 5/16 x D: 5 7/16 in. (31.7 x 8.4 x 13.8 cm); Mount H: 1 3/16 x W: 4 1/8 x D: 6 3/4 in. (3 x 10.5 x 17.1 cm)
Geographies
  • Egypt (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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