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Cosmetic spoon

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Date:
ca. 1550–1295 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt; Said to be from Upper Egypt, Thebes
Medium:
Bone
Dimensions:
H. 7.5 cm (2 15/16 in); w. 1.3 cm (1/2 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1951
Accession Number:
51.172.3
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 117
Purchased from Michael Abemayor, 1951

Wallert, Ingrid 1967. Der verzierte Löffel: seine Formgeschichte und Verwendung im alten Ägypten, Ägyptologische Abhandlungen, 16. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz Verlag, N 20, p. 134, pp. 13–4.

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