The Narmer Catalog

Inscription Detail

0096 (Inscriptions from reign of Narmer or Hor-Aha from Abydos)

Source No: 0096

Date: (Narmer-Aha)

Dated by: archaeological context, royal tomb of Narmer

Type: ink inscription on label

Material: wood (ebony)

Region: Upper Egypt

Site: Abydos

Locality: Umm el-Qa'ab, tomb B 18

Depository: Ashmolean Museum ( Oxford )

Registration No. Ashmolean Museum AN1896-1908 E.1342

References

Petrie, 1901, Royal Tombs II

p. 29

pl. XII.4

Kahl, 1994

p. 177

Ashmolean Museum, University Of Oxford

AN1896-1908 E.1342

Regulski, Database of Early Dynastic Inscriptions

Comments

According to Regulski, the F4 hieroglyph is unrecognizable, because the black paint has vanished since its original publication.
Kahl 1994 attributes this to “(Narmer)”; Regulski dates this to “(Narmer-Aha)”.

0096 (Inscriptions from reign of Narmer or Hor-Aha from Abydos)

Petrie, 1901, Royal Tombs II, pl. XII.4

0096 (Inscriptions from reign of Narmer or Hor-Aha from Abydos)

Ashmolean Museum, University Of Oxford, (c) Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford, AN1896-1908 E.1342


The Narmer Catalog

Inscription Detail

Source No:0096
Date:(Narmer-Aha)
Dated by:archaeological context, royal tomb of Narmer
Type:ink inscription on label
Material:wood (ebony)
Region:Upper Egypt
Site:Abydos
Locality:Umm el-Qa'ab, tomb B 18
Depository:Ashmolean Museum ( Oxford )
Registration No.Ashmolean Museum AN1896-1908 E.1342
References Discussion Figure/Plate
Petrie, 1901, Royal Tombs II p. 29 pl. XII.4
Kahl, 1994 p. 177
Ashmolean Museum, University Of Oxford AN1896-1908 E.1342
Regulski, Database of Early Dynastic Inscriptions

Comments: According to Regulski, the F4 hieroglyph is unrecognizable, because the black paint has vanished since its original publication. Kahl 1994 attributes this to “(Narmer)”; Regulski dates this to “(Narmer-Aha)”.


Images

0096 (Inscriptions from reign of Narmer or Hor-Aha from Abydos)

Petrie, 1901, Royal Tombs II, pl. XII.4

0096 (Inscriptions from reign of Narmer or Hor-Aha from Abydos)

Ashmolean Museum, University Of Oxford, (c) Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford, AN1896-1908 E.1342

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