Table of Offerings
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 1938-1759 B.C.E.
3 5/8 × 19 1/2 × 22 5/16 in. (9.2 × 49.6 × 56.7 cm)
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Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
Limestone offering table, the surface rather blistered, inscribed for Senbet, Sobekennakht’s daughter. The table has 4 inter-linked troughs leading to a spout at the front. At the rear is a raised-relief image of the Htp sign, the loaf of bread itself carved in relief with images of other offerings; vegetables, bread, cuts of meat etc.
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