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Wood and faience staff of an official: E.GA.539.1947

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Current Location: Gallery 20

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Wood and faience staff of an official

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Description

Staff, tapering towards end, with green glazed papyrus terminal

Measurements and weight

Height: 134.5 cm
Width: 1.5 cm
Width: 2.3 cm

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1947) by Gayer-Anderson, Robert Grenville, Major

Dating

19th Dynasty
Circa -1295 BCE - Circa -1186 BCE

Components of the work

Terminal Length 5 cm Width 4 cm

Materials used in production

Wood
Faïence

Techniques used in production

Carved

Identification numbers

Accession number: E.GA.539.1947
Primary reference Number: 61733
Oldadmincategory: W
GayerAnderson: IX.18
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 21 October 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 12 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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