Pigment card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Pigment

56.20.224

Currently not on display

Information

Sample of gold leaf collected by W. M. Flinders Petrie at Hawara, 1889. Sealed within a flat glass tube with a paper label annotated, "GOLD BC 700 Hawara EGYPT". Previously mounted on a wooden display board labelled, "GOLD-LEAF Hawara, Egypt".