Pysanka, Easter Egg


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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Pysanka, Easter Egg   (1978.04.0016A)
Communication Artifacts : Ceremonial Artifacts : Holiday Objects
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location Europe, East, Ukraine, Transcarpathian Oblast
Period/Date 1970—1978
Culture Ukrainian, Hutsul, Huculian

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Height) 7.7 cm
Dimension 2 (Diameter) 5.6 cm
Dimension 3 (N/A) N/A
Weight 85 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Pigment--Paint, Plant--Wood, Varnish
Manufacturing Processes Turning, Painting
Munsell Color Information Light Olive Brown (2.5Y 5/8) Vivid Reddish Orange (10R 5/16) Deep Red (7.5R 3/10)

Research Remarks

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

Artifact History

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

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