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Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum



Currently not on display


End of an ivory tusk hollowed out with four holes pierced round the top. Incised line decoration on point and midway. Point chipped. Surface flaked off. Petrie's Sequence Date 31 - 55. 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. Exhibited in Glasgow 1912-15 (no. 39? - '12). CONDITION NOTE (1998): Incomplete, surface loss, splitting, label adhered to surface, surface dirt.