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Title:

Limerstone ostracon

Category:

written document

Name:

ostracon, figured

Date:

circa 1550 B.C. circa 1069 B.C.

Period:

New Kingdom

Description:

baboon, followed by its (youthful) keeper

Production
Place (legacy):

Egypt, production, country

Find Spot:

Egypt

Technique:

painted

Material:

limestone

Dimension(s):

length, 8.5, cm
width, 13, cm

Acquisition:

bequeathed; 1943; Gayer-Anderson, R.G. (Major)

Documentation:

Vassilika, E.. 1995. Egyptian Art [1995].
no.35 (b), p.78

Brunner-Traut, E.. Egyptian artists' sketches; figured Oskraka from the Gayer-Anderson Collection in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
no.23 p.51 pl.XVIII

Accession:

Object Number: E.GA.4293.1943
(Antiquities)
(record id: 58751; input: 2003-03-25; modified: 2012-01-10)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/58751





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