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Cowroid bearing 'anra'-inscription
  • CollectionCollection Egypt
  • Research projectsGlypcol
  • Inventory numberE.03229
  • Object nameStamp seal
  • TitleCowroid bearing 'anra'-inscription
  • CultureEgyptian
  • GeographyPlace of discovery: Unknown
    Place of production: Egypt (Africa > North Africa)
  • Date-1640 / -1500
  • PeriodSecond Intermediate Period (Egypt)
  • MaterialSteatite (mineral) (Stone > Mineral)
  • DimensionsHeight: 2,1 cm, Width: 1,7 cm, Depth: 0,8 cm
  • OwnerMusées Royaux d'Art et d'Histoire / Koninklijke Musea voor Kunst en Geschiedenis
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Seated figure with the hieroglyphs “a”, “n” and “r” behind his throne. The signs “nfr” and “t” are in front of him. Based on these motifs, this seal amulet can be ascribed to the Canaanite production of the late Middle Bronze Age.