|fragmentary - offering bearer|
Turin Mus. online cat: |
Object: statuette of an offering bearer / fragment
Dimension: Height 19 cm., Width 7 cm., Depth 6 cm.
Material: wood / plaster / paint
Description: : The remains of a head bearing a basket. Bob hairstyle with a narrow ribbon knotted at the neck and surmounted by a basket in the shape of inverted truncated pyramid. Surface and is plastered and painted with yellow (skin and bottom of the basket), white (eyes and strap on your head) and black (hair, eyes and grid pattern of the basket).
This is one example of several similar fragments in Turin
Schiaparelli excavated Asyut for the Turin Museum in the early 20th century, but he did not publish his excavations.
|Museo Egizio, Turin|
|OLD URL was https://collezioni.museoegizio.it/en-GB/material/S_14791_06|
|Height 19 cm Width 7 cm Depth 6 cm|
|Museum Online Record Card|
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internal ID: 215