A Statue of King Neferkarēc Ramesses IX

  title={A Statue of King Neferkarēc Ramesses IX},
  author={C. Aldred},
  journal={The Journal of Egyptian Archaeology},
  pages={3 - 8}
  • C. Aldred
  • Published 1955
  • Art
  • The Journal of Egyptian Archaeology
A ROYAL statue of the ill-documented period of the later Ramessides is sufficiently rare to deserve more than a passing glance, particularly when the Pharaoh represented happens to be Ramesses IX, a slightly less shadowy figure than his fellows, thanks to the very faint impressions we receive from the Abbott, Leopold II, and Amherst Papyri. It is hoped, however, that the statue illustrated in pI. I will earn consideration as much for its artistic qualities as for its unusual subject-matter. It… Expand