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Fragment of the cork of a jar
  • CollectionCollection Egypt
  • Research projectsGlypcol
  • Inventory numberE.00010
  • Object nameFragment
  • TitleFragment of the cork of a jar
  • CultureEgyptian
  • GeographyPlace of production: Egypt (Africa > North Africa)
    Place of discovery: Umm el-Qa'ab (necropolis) (Africa > North Africa > Egypt > Upper Egypt (region) > Sohag (governorate) > Abydos)
  • Date-3200 / -3000
  • PeriodPrehistory (Egypt) (Egypt)
  • MaterialClay (Earth)
  • DimensionsHeight: 11 cm, Width: 6 cm
  • OwnerMusées Royaux d'Art et d'Histoire / Koninklijke Musea voor Kunst en Geschiedenis
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Fragment of the earthen cork of a jar, with a cylinder seal impression, carrying the name of king Narmer.