Title: red jasper penannular earring with loops
VADS Collection: Artworld: Sainsb

Description: Penannular earring carved from red jasper, with two small loops from which pendants may have been suspended.
Description Source: Andrews, C. 1990. Ancient Egyptian Jewellery. London: British Museum Publications, p. 116, 117

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Rights: Oriental Museum, University of Durham, Durham, 2002. All Rights reserved
Rights Owner: OM

Title: funerary stela of Ibi
VADS Collection: Artworld: Sainsbury Centre for Visu

Description: Round-topped funerary stela, made for Ibi by his brother Ibi, the elder of the portal.
There is a lunette with two udjat-eyes above two water ripples with a shen-symbol between. Inscribed in five rows of hieroglyphs facing to the right is a hotep-di-nesw offering formula for the retainer Ibi, son of Iret. Below the text is a representation of the deceased seated before an offering table, sniffing a lotus.
The stela is precisely incised and the back is smoothed.
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