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Imprint of cylinder with the name of king Semerkhet.
  • CollectionCollection Egypt
  • Research projectsGlypcol
  • Inventory numberE.00178
  • Object nameSeal
  • TitleImprint of cylinder with the name of king Semerkhet.
  • CultureEgyptian
  • GeographyPlace of production: Egypt (Africa > North Africa)
    Place of discovery: Umm el-Qa'ab (necropolis) (Africa > North Africa > Egypt > Upper Egypt (region) > Sohag (governorate) > Abydos)
  • Date-3000 / -2890
  • Period1st dynasty (Egypt > Early Dynastic period (Thinite period))
  • MaterialClay (Earth)
  • OwnerMusées Royaux d'Art et d'Histoire / Koninklijke Musea voor Kunst en Geschiedenis
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Imprint of a cylinder seal on clay, with the name of king Semerkhet. Inscription.