Pysanka, Easter Egg


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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Pysanka, Easter Egg   (1975.04.0012)
  1. Communication Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Ceremonial Artifacts
  4. :
  5. Holiday Objects
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date 1975
Culture Ukrainian

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Height) 6.4 cm
Dimension 2 (Diameter) 4.7 cm
Dimension 3 (N/A) N/A
Weight 24 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Animal--Shell, Pigment--Dye
Manufacturing Processes Dyeing--Resist
Munsell Color Information Moderate Yellow Green (5GY 6/4) Pale Yellow Green (10Y 9/2) Light Olive (7.5Y 5/14)

Research Remarks

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

"Ukrainian Folk Art Objects Given by the Ukrainian Student Association," exhibit handout, s.d. (probably before 1981.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Gift of the Ukrainian Students Association, UIUC
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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