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Fragment of Figurine of Woman

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

MEDIUM Terracotta, pigment
  • Place Excavated: El Ma’marîya, Egypt
  • DATES ca. 3650–3300 B.C.E.
    PERIOD Predynastic Period, Naqada IIa Period
    DIMENSIONS 9/16 x greatest depth 5/16 x 13/16 in. (1.4 x 0.8 x 2 cm)
    ACCESSION NUMBER 07.447.523
    CREDIT LINE Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION One of the fragments of pottery figurines of women of the type of 07.447.500-07.447.523. Fine red pottery with dark red paint. Hand, bent, thumb not indicated. Condition: Fragmentary.
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
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