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Inlay panel

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Bone inlay panel (rib bone) incised circles (each around a dot) somewhat irregularly spaced; holes in ends and sides. Includes three fragments: pieces a - c.

Provenance

From between Hu (Diospolis Parva) and Dendara, Y 90. 1899: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund. (Accession Date: October 1, 1899)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Second Intermediate Period, Dynasty 14–17, 1700–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Between Hu (Diospolis Parva) and Dendara, Egypt

Dimensions

Length x Width: 7.5 x 2 cm (2 15/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

99.729

Medium or Technique

Bone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture