Fragment of a sandstone capital(?).
- Excavated/Findspot: Armant
- (Africa,Egypt,Upper Egypt,Armant)
- Length: 20.5 centimetres
- Width: 14.5 centimetres
18 February 2004
Fragments, collapsed vessel to be cleaned and reconstructed.
Fragmentary and dirty.
Dry cleaned with a soft sable brush to remove surface dust. Dust removed with a vacuum cleaner. Reconstructed using HMG heatproof and waterproof adhesive (cellulose nitrate) . Joins supported with masking tape during curing.Missing areas filled with Paraloid B72 (ethyl methacrylate copolymer) mixed with Microballoons (silica or phenolic resin) and along some of the joins.1 floating fragment.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA55978
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