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Object specifics

  • Type
    Household Objects
  • Culture
    Early Dynastic Period
  • Artist/Maker
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Place made
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt: Tarkhan
  • Date made
    3100 BC - 2890 BC
  • Materials
    Wood
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Gift of the Committee of the British School of Archaeology in Egypt, 1912
  • Collector
    British School of Archaeology in Egypt
  • Place collected
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt: Tarkhan
  • Date collected
    1912
  • Measurements
    220 mm x 90 mm x 40 mm
  • Related people
    British School of Archaeology in Egypt (Collector, previous owner); William Matthew Flinders Petrie (Previous owner)

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Publications

  • Tarkhan I and Memphis V

    Petrie, William Matthew Flinders; Wainwright, G and Gardiner, A H

    Author: Petrie, William Matthew Flinders; Wainwright, G and Gardiner, A H
    Publisher: British School of Archaeology in Egypt
    Date: 1913
    Description: Publication from the 1912 excavation season at Tarkhan directed by Flinders Petrie for the British School of Archaeology in Egypt.

Events

  • British School of Archaeology in Egypt. Excavations at Tarkhan, 1911-1912

    Start date: 1911
    End date: 1911
    Description: 1911-12 excavation season at Tarkhan directed by Flinders Petrie for the British School of Archaeology in Egypt. See this link for more details: http://www.digitalegypt.ucl.ac.uk/tarkhan/index.html

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