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Spoon

Toilet Box

Object Number:
E14199
Current Location:
Egypt (Mummies) Gallery
Provenience:
Egypt
Sedment
Locus:
Tomb 2253
Period:
Eighteenth Dynasty
Amenhotep II
New Kingdom
Date Made:
1426-1400 BC
Early Date:
-1426
Late Date:
-1400
Section:
Egyptian
Materials:
Wood
Iconography:
Nude Female
Girl
Lotus
Swimmer
Description:
Cosmetic box/spoon in the shape of a nude swimming girl holding a lotus in her hands. The lotus flower forms the box and its lid is attached by means of a wooden pin. Some pigment remains.
Height:
10cm
Length:
25cm
Width:
9cm
Credit Line:
Gift of the British School of Archaeology in Egypt

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Searching for Ancient Egypt: (1997 - 1997)
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Bibliography:

[Book] Silverman, David P. 1997. Searching for Ancient Egypt: Art, Architecture and Artifacts from the University of Pennsylvania Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: 232-33
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