About this object

Fragment of limestone with painted raised relief of a bee.

Donated by Professor John Garstang, 1947 without a record of where it was acquired. The item was included in the 10 - 26 July 1906 annual exhibition after fieldwork at Esna, Hierakonpolis and Kostamneh (Nubia).

Object specifics

  • Type
    Art
  • Culture
  • Artist/Maker
  • Place made
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date made
  • Materials
    Limestone
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Gift of Professor John Garstang
  • Collector
    Liverpool University Institute of Archaeology
  • Place collected
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date collected
    1914 before
  • Measurements
    50 mm x 86 mm x 25 mm
  • Related people

Ownership

Previous owners

  • John Garstang

    Owned from: 1914
    How acquired: Excavation subscription
    Owned until: 1947-11-14
    Disposal method: Donation
Object view = Humanities
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