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Clay rattle of a woman giving birth

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Title/s

Clay rattle of a woman giving birth

Maker/s

Unknown

Category

figure

Name

figurine

Description

female figure, in childbirth (?). probably used during childbirth.

Field Collection

Antinoe ? Egypt

Dimensions

length 8.5 cm
width 6 cm

Date

circa A.D. 100 — A.D. 150

Provenance

given: Egypt Exploration Fund 1914 (Filtered for: Antiquities)

Documentation

  1. Ashton, S.A.
    (2004) Roman Egyptomania , London : Golden House Publications (2004) London: Golden House Publications [page: 156 & 157]
  2. (1982) Treasures of the Fitzwilliam Museum , Cambridge (Cambs.) : Pevensey Press (2005) London: Scala [page: 198]

Material/s

clay

Accession Number

E.86.1914 (Antiquities)
(Reference Number: 51735; Input Date: 2003-03-25 / Last Edit: 2011-07-12)

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