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Copper alloy incense holder: E.13.1937

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Titles

Copper alloy incense holder

Description

Censer with Pharaoh Amasis kneeling before his own cartouche. The cartouche is a burner.

Measurements and weight

Height: 39.5 cm

Find spot

  • Egypt

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1937) by Shannon, Charles Haslewood

Dating

Twenty-sixth Dynasty
Reign of Amasis
Circa -0570 - Circa -0526

Materials used in production

bronze Copper alloy

Techniques used in production

Cast (process)

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Identification numbers

Accession number: E.13.1937
Primary reference Number: 53554
Oldadmincategory: MW
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 21 October 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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