Black painted wooden figure of Anubis as a crouching dog; made in four separate parts; tail missing; one ear broken.
- Found/Acquired: Egypt
- Height: 10.5 centimetres
- Length: 14.4 centimetres
20 January 1988
Clean. Relay lifting surface.
Dirty. Gesso and bitumen friable and lifting from surface.
Light surface cleaning using swabs dipped in deionised water, avoiding bare gesso. Consolidated loose flakes of gesso and bitumen using 50% (v/v) Vinamul 3252 (acrylic emulsion) in deionised water.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA24234
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