Socle de statuette
featuring a staircase and a dedication in hieroglyphics.
Green earthenware. Small chips in the glaze
Egypt, Late Period, 664 - 332 B.C.
L.: 8 cm.
"It is Thoth the great lord god of Khemenou who gives life to the opener and introducer and Horus lord of Pé-d'Ouadjet, Pa-Hem-en-iy (the dedicator) son of Pa-shery-en-Bastet".
Pierre Ramond Collection, no. 70-146, bought in Cairo in October 1970
Published in "Un socle pour une statuette de Thot", JEA, 65, 1979, Oxford, pp. 169-171