The Narmer Catalog

Inscription Detail

4029 (Fragment of Narmer serekh from Abydos)

Source No: 4029

Date: Narmer

Dated by: royal name

Type: inscription on basin

Material: calcite (alabaster)

Region: Upper Egypt

Site: Abydos

Locality: Umm el-Qa'ab, near tomb U-j/U-k

Depository: Abydos ( German excavations )

Registration No. Ab K 1050

References

Dreyer, Hartung, and Pumpenmeier, 1993

pp. 38-39

p. 38, fig. 5

Dreyer, 1998

p. 16

fig. 10; pl. 42

Aston, Harrell, and Shaw, 2000

p. 59

Comments

According to Aston, Harrell and Shaw 2000, the material is more accurately described as travertine.

4029 (Fragment of Narmer serekh from Abydos)

Dreyer, Hartung, and Pumpenmeier, 1993, p. 38, fig. 5

4029 (Fragment of Narmer serekh from Abydos)

Dreyer, 1998, pl. 42


The Narmer Catalog

Inscription Detail

Source No:4029
Date:Narmer
Dated by:royal name
Type:inscription on basin
Material:calcite (alabaster)
Region:Upper Egypt
Site:Abydos
Locality:Umm el-Qa'ab, near tomb U-j/U-k
Depository:Abydos ( German excavations )
Registration No.Ab K 1050
References Discussion Figure/Plate
Dreyer, Hartung, and Pumpenmeier, 1993 pp. 38-39 p. 38, fig. 5
Dreyer, 1998 p. 16 fig. 10; pl. 42
Aston, Harrell, and Shaw, 2000 p. 59

Comments: According to Aston, Harrell and Shaw 2000, the material is more accurately described as travertine.


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4029 (Fragment of Narmer serekh from Abydos)

Dreyer, Hartung, and Pumpenmeier, 1993, p. 38, fig. 5

4029 (Fragment of Narmer serekh from Abydos)

Dreyer, 1998, pl. 42

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