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Rectangular plaque with the names of Amun-re and Hapy
  • CollectionCollection Egypt
  • Research projectsGlypcol
  • Inventory numberE.05702.7
  • Object nameStamp seal
  • TitleRectangular plaque with the names of Amun-re and Hapy
  • CultureEgyptian
  • GeographyPlace of production: Egypt (Africa > North Africa)
    Place of discovery: Sanam (Africa > North Africa > Sudan > Al-Wasta (region) > White Nile (province))
  • Date-747 / -525
  • PeriodSait Period (Egypt > Late Period)
  • TechniqueFaience (earthenware) (Ceramics > Categories)
  • DimensionsHeight: 2,3 cm, Width: 1,8 cm, Depth: 0,8 cm
  • OwnerMusées Royaux d'Art et d'Histoire / Koninklijke Musea voor Kunst en Geschiedenis
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This seal amulet is engraved on both sides. Side A carries the name of the Nile god Hapi. Side B shows the solar bark of Amon-ra atop the life sign and the triangle “di” (‘give’), forming the wish “di ankh” (‘which give life’).