Staff of Amunmose
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
On View: 19th Dynasty to Roman Period, Martha A. and Robert S. Rubin Gallery, 3rd Floor
The single column of text relates that this staff was an "offering to Amun by the craftsman of the Princess Baket-Amun, may she live, Amunmose."
ca. 1336-1295 B.C.E.
late Dynasty 18
Length: 28 1/16 in. (71.2 cm)
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
Curved wooden staff with single column of incised hieroglyphic text. The text records the staff is an “offering to Amun (by) the craftsman of the king’s daughter, Bkt’Imn, may she live, of Pa-ta-en-hut, ‘Imn-ms”.
Condition: Scratches, chips, and dents.
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