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Archeological Object

Statue of the "lady of the house" Esoeris

Statue of the "lady of the house" Esoeris

It is a funerary statue, the deceased is represented standing with arms outstretched at your sides, what is striking and makes the piece especially interesting is that the deceased, a private, wearing a Hathor wig and has large ears and face severe . Based on this and offer a formula that allows us to know the name of the deceased, it shows the translation of Barrels:
"The king granted the favor, Osiris the Lord of Abydos, he gives an offer funeral (consisting of) bread, beer, clothes (and) everything good, pure, ka for the lady of the house, Esoeris.

Further information
Identificazione (Label is not translated)
  Inventory number: E 133
Precedenti_localizzazioni (Label is not translated)
  Provenance: Purchased by Giuseppe Scaglioni
Place of discovery
  Place of discovery:


  Definizione: Female statuette
  Title or subject:

Statue of the "lady of the house" Esoeris

Cronologia (Label is not translated)
  Period: Middle Kingdom
Dati_tecnici (Label is not translated)
  Material: Limestone
  Height: 22

1964, Botti G. “I cimeli egizi del Museo di Antichità di Parma” in Accademia Toscana di Scienze e Lettere “La Colombara”, vol. IX, Firenze, pp. 88 – 89, (cat. 133),  tav. XXI