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Wood and bone box: E.22.1921

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Titles

Wood and bone box

Description

Wooden box, decorated with strips of bone.

Measurements and weight

Depth: 11 cm
Width: 14 cm

Find spot

  • Sedment Egypt

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1921) by British School of Archaeology

Dating

Eighteenth Dynasty
New Kingdom
-1479 - 1425 -1425

Components of the work

Strips: composed of bone

Materials used in production

Wood

Techniques used in production

Inlaid

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: E.22.1921
Primary reference Number: 52038
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 29 November 2021 Last processed: Monday 29 November 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) "Cosmetic container" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/52038 Accessed: 2022-01-21 23:19:24

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