The Tekenu and Ancient Egyptian Funerary Ritual

The Tekenu and Ancient Egyptian Funerary Ritual

Attested from the Fifth Dynasty until, and including, the Saite Period, the Tekenu is a puzzling icon depicted within funerary scenes in the tombs of some ancient Egyptian nobles. In this work four distinct types of Tekenu are identified and classified and then a Corpus Catalogue is formed.


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