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Palette

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Object Number:
E1233
Current Location:
Collections storage
Provenience:
Egypt
Ballas (uncertain)
Naqada (uncertain)
Period:
Egyptian Predynastic Period
Naqada II
Date Made:
3500-3100 BC
Early Date:
-3500
Late Date:
-3100
Section:
Egyptian
Materials:
Slate
Iconography:
Fish
Description:
Fish shaped cosmetic palette with inlaid eyes and pierced dorsal fin.
Height:
17cm
Width:
9cm
Depth:
1cm
Credit Line:
Received from William Flinders Petrie
Other Number:
ES 1233   -   Original Number

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: 226-27
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