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Limestone relief fragment depicting Nubian Prince Ptahmaakheru, wearing a Kushite-cloak with arms raised before him, worshipping the god Ra, depicted as falcon-headed and mummiform: Ancient Egyptian, Upper Egypt, Abydos, probably late 25th Dynasty c. 754 - 656 BC
c. 747 - 656 BC
25th Dynasty (Kushite), 3rd Intermediate Period, Ancient Egyptian
Abydos, Upper Egypt, ANCIENT EGYPT
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Randall-MacIver and Mace (1902), El Amrah and Abydos, pp. 72, 85, 96, 98, pl. 35 .
Leahy (1994), 'Kushite monuments at Abydos' in The Unbroken Reed, eds. Eyre et al, pp. 171-92.
Leahy (2014), 'Kushites at Abydos: the royal family and beyond' in Thebes in the First Millenium BC, ed. Pischikova et al, pp. 62-70.
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