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Comb (Hair - grooming tool)

Object Number:2003-34-6
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Egypt
El-Amarna
Period: New Kingdom
Eighteenth Dynasty
Amarna Period
Date Made: 1353-BC-1322BC
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Wood
Technique:Carved
Iconography:comb
Length: 8.5 cm
Width: 9.2 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number:1995.X.16140 - Other Number

Description

Carved wood, 2 sided; 1 side has wide teeth, the other side has fine teeth; broken

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Amarna: Ancient Egypt\'s Place in the Sun (12 Nov 2006) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Wegner, Jennifer H., and Wegner, Josef W., and Silverman, David P. 2006. Akhenaten and Tutankhamun Revolution and Restoration.. Philadelphia. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 123, fig.111View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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