About this object

Half of a roughly shaped disc with centre roughly carved out (width of opening 22 mm). Thought to be an incomplete bangle. Collected from the Eastern Desert by Mr Heywood Seton-Karr. Date could range from Third to the Second Millenium BC.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Personal Ornament
  • Culture
  • Artist/Maker
  • Place made
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt: Wadi el-Sheikh
  • Date made
  • Materials
    Flint
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Purchased from Mr Heywood Seton-Karr, 1897
  • Collector
    Heywood Walter Seton-Karr
  • Place collected
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt: Wadi el-Sheikh
  • Date collected
    1896
  • Measurements
    13 mm x 95 mm x 52 mm
  • Note
    See Bulletin of Liverpool Museum volume 2, fig. 5
  • Related people
    Heywood Walter Seton-Karr ( Collector, previous owner)

Ownership

Previous owners

  • Heywood Walter Seton-Karr

    Owned from: Unknown or unrecorded
    How acquired: Unknown or unrecorded
    Owned until: 1897-07-07
    Disposal method: Sold
Object view = Humanities
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