Cosmetic Palette

1914.05.0153

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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Cosmetic Palette   (1914.05.0153)
Classification Personal Artifacts : Toilet Articles : Beauty Supplies
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location Africa, North, Egypt, Antinoe
Period/Date 2nd - 6th century
Culture Egyptian
Location On Exhibitin the Egypt exhibit

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 9.9 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 7.0 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 0.9 cm
Weight 192 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Stone--Slate
Manufacturing Processes Grinding
Munsell Color Information Black (N 2.75 5.5% ) -ns

Research Remarks

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

James, T.G.H. Excavating in Egypt: The Egypt Exploration Society 1882-1982. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1982. The British Museum. Antinoupolis at the British Museum Online Catalog. https://www.britishmuseum.org/research/research_projects/all_current_projects/antinoupolis.aspx Griffith Institute Archives, University of Oxford. John de Monins Johnson photographic negatives. http://www.griffith.ox.ac.uk/gri/4johnson.html

Artifact History

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

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