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Accession_Number E.62.57
adlib_title Egyptian trowl
Shape Trowl
Shape_description
Material Slate
Fabric Egyptian
Fabric_description
Munsell_color
Decoration Long, curved trowl, reaching two small handles on either end. Between these two is a third handle with a hole indicating it was once attatched to something else. The curved edge was clearly quite sharp but has since dulled.
Inscriptions
Condition Two joining fragments, with some black deposits around the break.
Technique/Style
Provenance
Period Early Dynastic Period
Date 3050-2467
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
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Oblique view of an Egyptian trowl.
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Front view of an Egyptian trowl.
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Top view of an Egyptian trowl.
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Top view of an Egyptian trowl.
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Front view of an Egyptian trowl.
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2005.02.0149.jpg
Top view of an Egyptian trowl.
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Top view of an Egyptian trowl.
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Beazley_DB
Height
Diameters
Handle_height
Other_dims. Large fragment: L. 18.4; W. 8.7. Small fragment: L. 6.0; W. 4.6
Location 1.2.3
Edited_by Leigh
Date_edited 29.08.2002
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