Item Petrie MSS 5.8.7a [upper] - [951] Objects from the Maket tomb. Late XIX or early XX.

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Petrie MSS 5.8.7a [upper]


[951] Objects from the Maket tomb. Late XIX or early XX.


  • 1890 (Creation)

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-el-Lahun, town ('Kahun'), family-tomb of Maket: jewellery, faience, alabaster and glass objects, bronze knife, stone and pottery vessels.
'Objects from the Maket tomb. Late XIX or early XX.
Greek, Phoenician, & Egyptian pottery.'.

This photograph is in a section titled 'Kahun & Gurob antiquities 1890 942-952'.

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Copyright Griffith Institute, University of Oxford

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-Petrie, W. M. Flinders, Ten years' digging in Egypt: 1881-1891 (1892) (OEB 147224), fig. 94 on p. 123 (line drawing from picture).
-Petrie, W. M. Flinders, Illahun, Kahun and Gurob: 1889-90 (1891) (OEB 147084), p. 22-3 [44], pls. XXVI, XXVII (selected items, line drawings).
-'Petrie's Photographs of Egypt: Landscape, monuments, people': (accessed 14/11/2017).
-See TopBib iv.112.

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