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Bouquet: E.98.1896

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Current Location: Gallery 19




Bouquet, consisting of a bulb ( possibly spring onion) and garlic cloves threaded onto strips of date palm leaf, were found in the outermost wrappings of Nakhtefmut's body.

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Height: 23 cm

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1896)


22nd Dynasty
Third Intermediate period
Reign of Osorkon I
Production date: circa 923 BC

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Accession number: E.98.1896
Primary reference Number: 49508
Oldadmincategory: Misc
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 14 May 2021 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Antiquities

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