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Cowroid
New Kingdom, Dynasty XVIII 1550 BCE-1295 BCE

Medium
steatite
Measurements
0.6 × 1.1 × 1.7 cm
Place/s of Execution
Sedment, Egypt
Accession Number
3388A-D3
Department
Antiquities
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented by the British School of Archaeology in Egypt, 1921
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Intact cowroid with a flat base. The underside is decorated with a line around the edge, within which is an 'int' fish devouring 2 lotus buds on stems. Perforated lengthwise.