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Trial Piece

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Object Number:29-75-602
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Ptolemaic
Provenience: Egypt
Mit-Rahineh
Locus: RM101
Period: Late Period
Ptolemaic Period
Thirty-Third Dynasty
Date Made: 664 - 30 BC
Early Date: -665
Late Date: -29
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Limestone
Iconography:Grid
Height: 8.6 cm
Width: 7.6 cm
Depth: 1.3 cm
Credit Line:The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Mit-Rahineh (Memphis), Egypt, 1915-1920
Other Number:M2704 - Field No SF

Description

Fragment of a trial piece. The broken fragment shows squares incised in a grid pattern to prepare for sculpting. The squares measure 1.5 cm each

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