Cosmetic Palette card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Cosmetic Palette

52.55.41

Currently not on display

Information

Oval shaped greywacke palette mended from two pieces with one part pissing. Marked in in 117. Label accompanying the object at acquisition has handwritten ink inscription: "2 Slate palettes. 1 Alabaster dish. Grave 117 S.D. 81. Tarkhan. 1st Dynasty." Type 29. Dynasty 1 (Sequence Date 81). CONDITION NOTE (1998): Incomplete, previously repaired, adhesive on the surface, label adhered to surface, scratched, surface dirt.