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Faience hedgehog


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Title/s

Faience hedgehog

Category

figure

Name

figurine

Description

hedgehog

Field Collection

Tomb 655 Beni Hasan Egypt

Dimensions

length 6.25 cm
width 3.75 cm

Period

Twelfth Dynasty
Middle Kingdom

Date

1976 B.C. — 1793 B.C.

Provenance

bequeathed: Greg, Sir Robert 1954 (Filtered for: Antiquities)

Documentation

  1. (1955) [Unknown: ILN 2 April 1955] (1955)
    Source title: Illustrated London News (2 April
    [comments: p.607]
  2. Garstang, J.
    Burial customs of ancient Egypt; as illustrated by tombs of the Middle Kingdom, being a report of excavations made in the necropolis of Beni Hasan during 1902-4
    [comments: p.141 fig.140]
  3. (1995)
    [comments: no.16, p.40]

Material/s

faience

Accession Number

E.345.1954 (Antiquities)
(Reference Number: 62400; Input Date: 2003-03-25 / Last Edit: 2011-07-13)

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