<em>Stamp</em>, ca.1539–1075 B.C.E. Wood, 1/2 x 7/8 x 2 13/16 in. (1.2 x 2.3 x 7.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1720E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 37.1720E_NegA_SL4.jpg)


Medium: Wood

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca.1539–1075 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 1/2 x 7/8 x 2 13/16 in. (1.2 x 2.3 x 7.1 cm)


Accession Number: 37.1720E

Image: 37.1720E_NegA_SL4.jpg,unedited master file

Catalogue Description:
Stamp seal in wood. The top part is missing, but was attached by two pegs. The well-cut inscription reads: “Wab and Lector Priest of Ptah, Prophet of the Temple of Sopder lord of the East, Iuf ‘ankh”. The text is contained within a cartouche. Condition: Back chipped, minor cracks in base, otherwise good.

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