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Fragment of a column or entablature

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Piece of marble showing the remains of carved molding (?) in the form of groups of three raised narrow ridges spaced with gently sloping depressions. There are two groups preserved: one with ridges of even width and shape, one where the center ridge, what is preserved, shows a narrowing to a...

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Findspot information: From Naukratis (Accession Date: ?)

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Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Late Period,

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Architectural elements