Cosmetic Palette Amulet card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Cosmetic Palette Amulet

44.19.340

Currently not on display

Information

Amulet in the form of a miniature sized cosmetic palette with two horns. Excavation not recorded but most likely from when Amy Urlin was part of an excavation team led by her brother-in-law, Professor Flinders Petrie, at Abydos, 1900-01. Lent by Amy Urlin to Glasgow’s Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, 1912–1915, for an exhibition curated by Janet May Buchanan. The loan sticker is now missing but the registration number was : 39m –’12).