The Narmer Catalog

Inscription Detail

0079 (Narmer Ivory Cylinder)

Source No: 0079

Date: Narmer

Dated by: royal name

Type: ivory cylinder

Material: bone (ivory)

Region: Upper Egypt

Site: Hierakonpolis

Locality: temple district, 'Main Deposit'

Depository: Ashmolean Museum ( Oxford )

Registration No. AN1896-1908 E.3915

References

Quibell, 1900

p. 7

pl. XV.7

Newberry, 1929

p. 50

p. 45, fig. 6

Kaplony, 1963, IÄF

pp. 6-9; p. 1091

pl. 5, fig. 5

Logan, 1999

pp. 261-76

p. 266, fig. 26.11a

Wilkinson, 1999

p. 162

Ciałowicz, 2001b

p. 212

Jiménez-Serrano, 2002

p. 86

p. 87, fig. 49

Whitehouse, 2002

pp. 433, 439

p. 434, fig. 4

Dreyer, 2005

p. 255

p. 255, fig. 3

Hope, 2007

p. 400

Bestock, 2009

pp. 70-71

Heagy, 2014

pp. 65-74

Ashmolean Museum, University Of Oxford

AN1896-1908 E.3915

Regulski, Database of Early Dynastic Inscriptions

Comments

Regulski classifies this object as a seal (cylinder). This is unlikely because it is slightly tapered and still has part of what it was attached to. It is more likely that it is a handle for a small object (Hope 2007: 400).

0079 (Narmer Ivory Cylinder)

Quibell, 1900, pl. XV.7

0079 (Narmer Ivory Cylinder)

Whitehouse, 2002, p. 434, fig. 4

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Ashmolean Museum, University Of Oxford, (c) Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford, AN1896-1908 E.3915

Ashmolean Museum, University Of Oxford, (c) Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford, AN1896-1908 E.3915

Kaplony, 1963, IÄF, pl. 5, fig. 5


The Narmer Catalog

Inscription Detail

Source No:0079
Date:Narmer
Dated by:royal name
Type:ivory cylinder
Material:bone (ivory)
Region:Upper Egypt
Site:Hierakonpolis
Locality:temple district, 'Main Deposit'
Depository:Ashmolean Museum ( Oxford )
Registration No.AN1896-1908 E.3915
References Discussion Figure/Plate
Quibell, 1900 p. 7 pl. XV.7
Newberry, 1929 p. 50 p. 45, fig. 6
Kaplony, 1963, IÄF pp. 6-9; p. 1091 pl. 5, fig. 5
Logan, 1999 pp. 261-76 p. 266, fig. 26.11a
Wilkinson, 1999 p. 162
Ciałowicz, 2001b p. 212
Jiménez-Serrano, 2002 p. 86 p. 87, fig. 49
Whitehouse, 2002 pp. 433, 439 p. 434, fig. 4
Dreyer, 2005 p. 255 p. 255, fig. 3
Hope, 2007 p. 400
Bestock, 2009 pp. 70-71
Heagy, 2014 pp. 65-74
Ashmolean Museum, University Of Oxford AN1896-1908 E.3915
Regulski, Database of Early Dynastic Inscriptions

Comments: Regulski classifies this object as a seal (cylinder). This is unlikely because it is slightly tapered and still has part of what it was attached to. It is more likely that it is a handle for a small object (Hope 2007: 400).


Images

0079 (Narmer Ivory Cylinder)

Quibell, 1900, pl. XV.7

0079 (Narmer Ivory Cylinder)

Whitehouse, 2002, p. 434, fig. 4

0079 (Narmer Ivory Cylinder)

Ashmolean Museum, University Of Oxford, (c) Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford, AN1896-1908 E.3915

0079 (Narmer Ivory Cylinder)

Ashmolean Museum, University Of Oxford, (c) Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford, AN1896-1908 E.3915

0079 (Narmer Ivory Cylinder)

Kaplony, 1963, IÄF, pl. 5, fig. 5

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