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Palette

Object Number:
2003-34-420
Current Location:
Provenience:
Egypt
El-Amarna
Section:
Egyptian
Materials:
Stone
Description:
Flat stone with rounded smooth edges. Found in house P46.9, Amarna.This palette served as a grinding stone for minerals the Egyptians used for cometic eye paint.
Length:
13cm
Width:
7.7cm
Depth:
1.2cm
Credit Line:
Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Other Number:
22/549   -   Field No SF
1995.X.16414   -   Other Number

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Amarna: Ancient Egypt's Place in the Sun (12 Nov 2006)
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Bibliography:

[Book] Silverman, David P., et al. 2006. Akhenaten and Tutankhamun Revolution and Restoration. : Page/Fig./Plate: 117, fig. 103
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