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Mud sealing: E.185.1.1912

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Current Location: Gallery 19


Mud sealing




Fragment. one of several from the same grave with the name of King Narmer.

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1912) by British School of Archaeology


First Dynasty
Early Dynastic Period
Production date: circa 3032 BC : reign of Narmer

Materials used in production

mud Clay

Techniques used in production


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Identification numbers

Accession number: E.185.1.1912
Primary reference Number: 51526
Oldadmincategory: Misc
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 25 April 2019 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

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

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