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Limestone stela with six lines of Greek inscription, beginning [TRANSCRIPTION].

Details

  • ID
    GEM_14087
  • Department
    Grand Egyptian Museum
  • Classification
    Architectural elements-Freestanding stelae and obelisks
  • Findspot
    Sphinx
  • Material
    Limestone
  • Dimensions
    H 41.0 x L 20.0 cm
  • Credit Line
    Grand Egyptian Museum
  • Journal d'Entree number
    EMC_JE_65829
  • Cairo Special Register number
    EMC_SR_8V/5701
  • Period
    Ptolemaic Period
  • Excavator
    Émile Baraize, French, 1874–1952
  • Notes
    From excavations of Emile Baraize, 1935.
  • Remarks
    ALTERNATE NUMBER(S): EMC_JE_65829

Tombs and Monuments 1

  • Sphinx

    • Site Name Sphinx Complex

Photos 3

People 1

Modern People

  • Émile Baraize

    • Type Excavator
    • Nationality & Dates French, 1874–1952
    • Remarks French engineer working for the Service des Antiquities who excavated around the Sphinx from 1926-1936.