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Seal imprint
  • CollectionCollection Egypt
  • Research projectsGlypcol
  • Inventory numberE.05642
  • Object nameSeal
  • TitleSeal imprint
  • CultureEgyptian
  • GeographyPlace of production: Egypt (Africa > North Africa)
  • Date-1550 / -1069 (uncertain)
  • PeriodNew Kingdom (Egypt)
  • MaterialEarthenware (Ceramics > Categories)
  • DimensionsHeight: 1,7 cm, Width: 1,5 cm, Depth: 0,5 cm
  • OwnerMusées Royaux d'Art et d'Histoire / Koninklijke Musea voor Kunst en Geschiedenis
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This small seal imprint in terracotta probably shows a king with a club beating a quadruped which he raises with his hand. According to the cartouche accompanying the depiction, this is probably Psammetichus I.