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Egyptian steatite scribe

Egyptian steatite scribe

Steatite scribe. Scribes were essential to intellectual life and considered the principal artists of its culture. The meaning of the Ancient Egyptian term for scribe could be understood in this sense, then, as "to draw" and "to create" rather than one who uses the brush "to write" or "to read".


Material: steatite


Dimensions: H 28 x D 18 cm


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