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Fragment of a cork, from a jar, with an imprint
  • CollectionCollection Egypt
  • Research projectsGlypcol
  • Inventory numberE.00033
  • Object nameFragment
  • TitleFragment of a cork, from a jar, with an imprint
  • CultureEgyptian
  • GeographyPlace of discovery: Umm el-Qa'ab (necropolis) (Africa > North Africa > Egypt > Upper Egypt (region) > Sohag (governorate) > Abydos)
    Place of production: Egypt (Africa > North Africa)
  • Date-3000 / -2890
  • Period1st dynasty (Egypt > Early Dynastic period (Thinite period))
  • MaterialClay (Earth)
  • DimensionsHeight: 9 cm, Width: 6,5 cm
  • OwnerMusée Art et Histoire / Museum Kunst en Geschiedenis
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Fragment of a cork, made from black earth, from a jar, bearing the imprint of a cylinder seal with the name of king Djer.