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Accession_Number E.62.2
adlib_title Egyptian fragment
Shape Fragment
Shape_description
Material Limestone
Fabric Egyptian
Fabric_description
Munsell_color
Decoration Sculptor's trial piece. White limestone, the sculptor is trying different ways of drawing hair. The bottom of the fragmet has a human head with one way of drawing hair, one braid at the from with several straight lines representing the rest of the hair alon with a band accross the top of the hair. Other methods include small squares, undulating lines and straight parrallel lines made up of small chips into the surphace.
Inscriptions
Condition Intact if fragmentary. The detail is refined and there is no deposit on the surphace. No discernable damage.
Technique/Style
Provenance Unknown
Period New Kingdom: 18 dynasty
Date 1539-1295
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
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Top view of Egyptian limestone fragment.
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Underside of an Egyptian limestone fragment.
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Top view of Egyptian limestone fragment.
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Front view of an Egyptian limestone fragment.
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View of an Egyptian limestone fragment.
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Front view of an Egyptian limestone fragment.
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View of an Egyptian limestone fragment.
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Front view of an Egyptian limestone fragment.
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Front view of an Egyptian limestone fragment.
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Front view of an Egyptian limestone fragment.
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View of an Egyptian limestone fragment.
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Detail view of an Egyptian limestone fragment.
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View of an Egyptian limestone fragment.
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View of an Egyptian limestone fragment.
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Front view of an Egyptian limestone fragment.
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View of an Egyptian limestone fragment.
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View of an Egyptian Limestone Fragment.
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View of an Egyptian limestone fragment.
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View of an Egyptian limestone fragment.
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View of an Egyptian limestone fragment.
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View of an Egyptian limestone fragment.
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View of an Egyptian limestone fragment.
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Close up of an Egyptian Limestone Fragment.
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View of an Egyptian limestone fragment.
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Detail view of an Egyptian limestone fragment.
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Close up of an Egyptian limestone fragment.
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View of an Egyptian limestone fragment.
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View of an Egyptian limestone fragment.
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View of an Egyptian limestone fragment.
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Detail view of an Egyptian limestone fragment.
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View of an Egyptian limestone fragment.
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View of an Egyptian limestone fragment.
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View of an Egyptian limestone fragment.
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Detail view of an Egyptian limestone fragment.
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Detail view of an Egyptian limestone fragment.
Comparanda
Bibliography
Archive_Ref
Beazley_DB
Height 9.7
Diameters
Handle_height
Other_dims. W. (max.) 6.1; depth (max.) 2.2
Location Egypt
Edited_by Leigh
Date_edited 10.09.2002
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