Basket card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum



Currently not on display


Fragment of basketwork consolidated with wax. broken into three fragments. Sticker with printed number 277. CONDITION NOTE (1998): Surface dirt, concretions, label adhered to surface. Wellcome Historical Medical Museum accession no. 211100: PIECE OF BASKETRY. Egypt. 7 1/2 in. x 4 in. Purchased at Stevens's, London, 9-10 September 1930 lot 729: "Four pre-Dynastic shell armlets, iron implement (rare), 2 stone carving, Coptic wooden lid, and other objects from Egypt (Vienna Museum)". Previously in the collections of K.k. Naturhistorisches Hofmuseum, Vienna.