Cosmetic Palette card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Cosmetic Palette

Currently not on display


Greywacke palette. Objects like this were used with a pebble to grind minerals such as malachite to make eyepaint. From Egypt Exploration Fund 1898 excavations at Dendera, grave 182; corpos type 87B. CONDITION NOTE (1998): Chipped, surface loss, surface dirt