Statue (3D)

Object data
Statue (3D)
ID number: 
AN1961.536
Collection: 
Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology, University of Oxford

Limestone statuette of a Priest of Thoth, carrying a baboon on his shoulders. Bag of tools in right hand; leopard skin over left shoulder, with tasselled satchel hanging to knees. Lower legs and feet missing. Two Ramesside royal names faintly incised on left shoulder. Incised hieroglyphic inscription in three vertical columns on back pillar, incomplete: a dedication to Thoth of Hermopolis by a priest and scribe of his temple there.

New Kingdom, 19th Dynasty (c.1292-c. 1190 BC)

Height: 31.0 cm
Width: 10.3 cm
Depth: 10.0 cm

Ashmunein

(Not possible to capture all sides in 3D due to fragility of the object)