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Inlay panel

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Thin inlay panel of bone with incised circles (each around a dot) spaced irregularly; hole at each end and sides. From Hu and Dendera h. Y90.

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: 9.2 x 2.3 cm (3 5/8 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

99.728

Medium or Technique

Bone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture