Cosmetic Jar, Situla or Lustration


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Artifact Identification Cosmetic Jar, Situla or Lustration   (1912.01.0059)
Personal Artifacts : Toilet Articles : Beauty Supplies
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location Africa, North, Egypt, Sheikh Abada, Antinoe
Period/Date 30 BCE - 323 CE
Culture Egyptian
Location On Exhibitin the Egypt exhibit

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 10.4 cm
Dimension 2 (Diameter) 5.7 cm
Dimension 3 (N/A) N/A
Weight 209 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Stone--Alabaster
Manufacturing Processes Carved
Munsell Color Information Pale Orange Yellow (10 YR 8.5/3) -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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