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Figurine: E.5.1927

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Description

Lion, gaming piece, repaired, small chip missing

Measurements and weight

Length: 7 cm

Find spot

  • Abydos

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1927)

Dating

First Dynasty
Early Dynastic Period. Reign of Djet
Circa -3000 BC - Circa 2890 -2890 BC

Materials used in production

Ivory

Techniques used in production

Carved

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Identification numbers

Accession number: E.5.1927
Primary reference Number: 52445
Oldadmincategory: W
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 14 May 2021 Last processed: Saturday 15 May 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Figurine" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/52445 Accessed: 2021-12-09 13:01:52

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