Spatula Knife card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Spatula Knife

56.20.495

Currently not on display

Information

Bronze spatula shaped palette knife. Probably collected in Upper Egypt, near Thebes. Part of a small group of objects from the William Hood collection, found at Nettleham Hall in a box after the sale of his collection at Sotheby's 11 November 1924. CONDITION NOTE (1998): Corroded with fresh corrosion? Compare with F. G. Newton, 'Excavations at El-'Amarnah, 1923-24' in JEA X (1924), pl. XXIII [2]; Compare with Rita Freed 'Pharaohs of the Sun. Akhenaten, Nefertiti, Tutankhamen' (Boston, 1999), p. 251 [no. 158] (UC24384, Dyn 18, Tell el Amarna).