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relief

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    EA15973

  • Description

    Roughly square piece of limestone decorated on one side with a sunk relief representation of a squatting woman suckling a child.

  • Culture/period

  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Length: 7.42 centimetres
    • Width: 7.22 centimetres
    • Thickness: 1.41 centimetres
    • Weight: 0.1 kilograms
  • Curator's comments

    Published:
    PM IV: p. 234

  • Location

    Not on display

  • Exhibition history

    Exhibited:

    1995 Feb-May, Atlanta, Emory University, Reflections of Women in the New Kingdom
    1998 Oct-1999 Jun, South Carolina, The Charleston Museum, Queens & Commoners of the New Kingdom
    2001 26 Jun-23 Sep, Birmingham Gas Hall, Egypt Revealed
    2014 22 May to 2015 19 April, London, British Museum, 'Ancient Lives, New Discoveries'
    2016-2017 10 Oct-30 Apr, Sydney, Powerhouse Museum, Ancient Lives
    2017 16 Jun-18 Oct, Hong Kong Science Museum, Ancient Lives

  • Condition

    fair

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1885

  • Department

    Ancient Egypt & Sudan

  • BM/Big number

    EA15973

  • Registration number

    1885,0723.82


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