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Ivory spoon: E.62.1903

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Object information

Titles

Ivory spoon

Description

Spoon

Measurements and weight

Height: 11.8 cm

Find spot

  • Amrah, el- and Abydos Egypt

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1903) by The Egypt Exploration Society

Dating

Predynastic
Production date: circa 3000 BC/BCE

Materials used in production

Ivory

Techniques used in production

Carved

Identification numbers

Accession number: E.62.1903
Primary reference Number: 50666
Oldadmincategory: W
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Antiquities

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Spoon" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/50666 Accessed: 2022-01-29 08:03:30

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