Statue of Amun



Accession Number
AB106
Current Location
House of Death (ground floor), Gods case
Object Type
Sculpture, Statue
Periods
Third Intermediate Period to Graeco-Roman Period
Dynasty
Ptolemaic Period
Material
Metals/alloys (Copper alloy)
Measurements
Height: 150mm
Number of Elements
1
Culture
Egyptian
Divine Name
Amun | Amun-Re

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Description

A copper alloy votive statue of Amun with a plaited beard. The figure is much corroded with one leg missing above the knee. The double-plumed headdress is also missing. Votive statues of Amun (or Amun-Re) were common from the Third Intermediate Period through the Ptolemaic Period. This object was subsequently gifted to the Egypt Centre in 1997 by the University of Wales, Aberystwyth.

Other Identity
A226 (Aberystwyth number)
Previous Owner
University of Wales, Aberystwyth
Acquisition
Gift, The University of Wales, Aberystwyth (24 Mar 1997)
Last modified: 02 Feb 2023

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