Furniture Part card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Furniture Part


Currently not on display


Furniture leg. Papyrus head ending in peg, pierced and painted. Annotation in blue "Der el Bahri" like how items from the Robert de Rustafjaell collection are marked. Purchased at Sotheby's, London, 19-21 December 1906, lot 152/24: "Various objects of wood; a scribe's pen-case of leather; figures of the sacred hawk (Plate XVII,10,11); supports of chairs, etc.". CONDITION NOTE (1998): Incomplete, some splitting, discolouration, surface dirt, remnants of pigments.