Stela of Amun-Hor, son of Pedy-Iset

Egyptian, Thebes, Egypt, Africa

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Late Period, Dynasty 25 (780-660 BCE)

Wood and red, green, white, and ochre paint

Overall: 9 7/16 x 7 1/16 in. (24 x 18 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College

13.157.4111

Geography/Culture

Africa, Northern Africa, Egypt

Period

1000 BCE-1 CE

Object Name

Funerary Monument

Classification

Ancient Egypt

Africa

Not on view

Inscription

"The Osiris, the Divine Father, the Web-Priest of Min, Amun-Hor, the justified son of the similarly titled Pedy-Iset." Over figures: Right: "The Divine Father, Amun-Hor, son of Pedy-Iset, the justified.” Left: "Re (the name of the god).

Course History

REL 55, Ancient Egyptian Religion, Susan Ackerman, Spring 2015

REL 55, Ancient Egyptian Religion, Susan Ackerman, Spring 2015

REL 55, Ancient Egyptian Religion, Susan Ackerman, Spring 2015

REL 55, Ancient Egyptian Religion, Susan Ackerman, Spring 2015

ANTH 12.5, Death and the Afterlife in the Ancient Near East and Egypt, Virginia Herrmann, Winter 2014

ANTH 12.5, Death and the Afterlife in the Ancient Near East and Egypt, Virginia Herrmann, Winter 2014

Exhibition History

Egyptian Antiquities at Dartmouth, Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art, Alvin P. Gutman Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 12, 2011-August 13, 2012.

The Age of the Marvelous, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 21- November 24, 1991; North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, North Carolina, January 25- March 22, 1992; The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas, May 24- August 25, 1992; High Museum of Art, Atlanta, Georgia, October 6, 1992- January 3, 1993, naturalia no. n155.

Ancient Art (an exhibition in memory of Carloine Morris Galt), Mount Holyoke College, Dwight Art Memorial, Massachusetts, October 27-November 9, 1941, no. 17b.

Publication History

Barbara Thompson, "The African Collection at the Hood Museum of Art," African Arts, Volume XXXVII, No. 2, Los Angeles: African Studies Center, University of California, 2004, ill. p. 16.

Provenance

Found in the collection; catalogued, 1913.

Old Number

Red # 13.1141; glass plate negative #: 27B53

This record was created from historic documentation and may not have been reviewed by a curator; it may be inaccurate or incomplete.

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