Title: funerary stela of Shemrai
VADS Collection: Artworld: Sainsbury Centre for
Description: Round-topped funerary stela.
The lunette has two udjat-eyes with a shen-symbol between. Below the lunette are three rows of hieroglyphs.
Hotep-di-nesw offering formula to Osiris for Shemrai, an architect.
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