On this stone plate, a stone mason has been practicing to perform hieroglyphic signs. The owl stands for the sound “m”.
The figure is a 1:1 plaster cast of the Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek original.
Material of the original: Limestone
Origin of the original: Egypt, around 5th Century B.C.
Due to the fragile material the plaster cast can not be sent and must therefore be collected at the museum.