Block with inscription from Satet temple

Architectural element, decorated block

Provenance

Description

Material(s) sandstone

Sandstone block with decoration executed in raised relief. Only the left narrow strip of inscription related to the god can be seen: "she gives all life all duration and stability beside [...] (dj.s ʿnḫ nb [ḏd] wȝs nb ḫr [...])". Most of the block's surface is erased with the Ptolemaic chisel.

Jadwiga Iwaszczuk

Bibliography

  • Delange Élisabeth (ed.), Les fouilles françaises d'Éléphantine (Assouan), 1906-1911. Les archives Clermont-Ganneau et Clédat, vol. 2 – Planches, Mémoires de l'Académie des Inscriptions et Belles-Lettres 46, Paris 2012, 211, no. 593