Libation Stand of King Amenemope

Libation stand used to receive water offerings to the dead or the gods. The text includes the name of the king Amenemope, and the words this fresh libation which has come forth from Elephantine and which emerges in the region of Heliopolis. referring to the annual flood of the Nile.

Libation Stand of King Amenemope
Libation Stand of King Amenemope

Third Intermediate Period, 21st Dynasty, reign of Amenemope, ca. 1001-992 BC. Silver, from the Tomb of Amenemope at Tanis. Now in the Egyptian Museum, Cairo. JE 86102