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Artifact Identification Comb   (1926.02.0039)
  1. Personal Artifacts
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  3. Toilet Articles
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  5. Hair Care Artifacts
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date N/A
Culture Egyptian

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Width) 6.0 cm
Dimension 2 (Length) 5.4 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 0.8 cm
Weight 14 g
Measuring Remarks Length is measured along the axis of the original object. Width measures the distance of the teeth to the back of the comb.
Materials Plant--Wood
Manufacturing Processes Carved
Munsell Color Information Grayish Yellowish Brown (10 Y R 5/2) -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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