Cosmetic Palette card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Cosmetic Palette

11.10.98.100

Currently not on display

Information

Greywacke palette. Objects like this were used with a pebble to grind minerals such as malachite to make eyepaint. Marked with the grave number 45 in pencil. From the 1897-1899 excavations at Hierakonpolis by James Quibell and Frederick Green, on behalf of W. M. Flinders Petrie's newly founded Egyptian Research Account. CONDITION NOTE (1998): incomplete, scratched, chipped, surface dirt.