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Fragments of comb (?)

Ivory; section of back with three pieces of teeth. Or ivory pins on box lid.

Provenance

From El Mahasua, Tomb H. 39.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Predynastic Period,

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Egypt

Accession Number

09.373

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Cosmetic and Medical