The Narmer Catalog

Inscription Detail

0099 (Partial Narmer serekh from Abydos)

Source No: 0099

Date: Narmer

Dated by: royal name

Type: inscription on vessel ( cylindrical jar )

Material: calcite (alabaster)

Region: Upper Egypt

Site: Abydos

Locality: Umm el-Qa'ab, cemetery B

Depository: British Museum ( London )

Registration No. BM 32640, E.00009

References

Petrie, 1900, Royal Tombs I

pp. 37-38

pl. IV.2

Spencer, 1980

p. 41

pl. 25 (264)

Aston, Harrell, and Shaw, 2000

p. 59

Renée Friedman, personal communication, 2015

British Museum

32640

British Museum - detail

32640

British Museum - reconstruction

32640

Comments

Moulding in RMAH, Brussels (E.00009).
According to Aston, Harrell and Shaw 2000, the material is more accurately described as travertine.

0099 (Partial Narmer serekh from Abydos)

British Museum

0099 (Partial Narmer serekh from Abydos)

British Museum - reconstruction

More Images

British Museum - detail

Petrie, 1900, Royal Tombs I, pl. IV.2

Renée Friedman, personal communication, 2015

Renée Friedman, personal communication, 2015


The Narmer Catalog

Inscription Detail

Source No:0099
Date:Narmer
Dated by:royal name
Type:inscription on vessel ( cylindrical jar )
Material:calcite (alabaster)
Region:Upper Egypt
Site:Abydos
Locality:Umm el-Qa'ab, cemetery B
Depository:British Museum ( London )
Registration No.BM 32640, E.00009
References Discussion Figure/Plate
Petrie, 1900, Royal Tombs I pp. 37-38 pl. IV.2
Spencer, 1980 p. 41 pl. 25 (264)
Aston, Harrell, and Shaw, 2000 p. 59
Renée Friedman, personal communication, 2015
British Museum 32640
British Museum - detail 32640
British Museum - reconstruction 32640

Comments: Moulding in RMAH, Brussels (E.00009). According to Aston, Harrell and Shaw 2000, the material is more accurately described as travertine.


Images

0099 (Partial Narmer serekh from Abydos)

British Museum

0099 (Partial Narmer serekh from Abydos)

British Museum - reconstruction

0099 (Partial Narmer serekh from Abydos)

British Museum - detail

0099 (Partial Narmer serekh from Abydos)

Petrie, 1900, Royal Tombs I, pl. IV.2

0099 (Partial Narmer serekh from Abydos)

Renée Friedman, personal communication, 2015

0099 (Partial Narmer serekh from Abydos)

Renée Friedman, personal communication, 2015

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