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Faience jerboa


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Title/s

Faience jerboa

Category

figure

Name

figurine

Description

jerboa: a tomb figure

Field Collection

D12 tomb ? Heliopolis Egypt

Dimensions

length 4.1 cm
width 2.7 cm

Period

Twelfth Dynasty

Date

1976 B.C. — 1793 B.C.

Provenance

given: Hornblower, G.D. 1939 (Filtered for: Antiquities)

Documentation

  1. (1995)
    [comments: no.16, p.40]
  2. Friedman, F.D.
    (1998) Gifts of the Nile : ancient Egyptian faience (1998)
    [comments: no.147, p.149, 239]
  3. Bourriau, J.D.
    (1988) Pharaohs and mortals; Egyptian art in the Middle Kingdom , Cambridge (Cambs.) (1988) Cambridge (Cambs.)
    [comments: no.112c]
  4. Houlihan, P.
    (1996) The Animal World of the Pharaohs (1996)
    [comments: p. ix]

Material/s

faience

Accession Number

E.279.1939 (Antiquities)
(Reference Number: 53975; Input Date: 2003-03-25 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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