Cosmetic Jar, Situla or Lustration


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Artifact Identification Cosmetic Jar, Situla or Lustration   (1912.01.0060)
Classification Personal Artifacts : Toilet Articles : Beauty Supplies
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location Africa, North, Egypt, Sheikh Abada, Antinoƫ
Period/Date N/A
Culture Egyptian
Location On Exhibitin the Egypt exhibit

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Height) 13.6 cm
Dimension 2 (Diameter) 8.0 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 0.7 cm
Weight 541 g
Measuring Remarks The depth is the thickness of the jar wall.
Materials Stone--Alabaster
Manufacturing Processes Carved
Munsell Color Information Yellowish grey (5Y 8.5/1.5) -ns

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A

James, T.G.H. Excavating in Egypt: The Egypt Exploration Society 1882-1982. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1982.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Egypt Exploration Society
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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