Gold leaf



Accession Number
EC2004
Current Location
In storage
Object Type
Material, Worked material
Period
Graeco-Roman Period
Dynasty
Ptolemaic Period
Material
Metals/alloys (Gold leaf)
Number of Elements
1

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Description

A section of gold leaf. A label associated with the object states that it was from the decoration of a temple and was presented by the Egypt Exploration Society.

Other Identity
126 (written on the box in pencil) | 106 (written on a white circular sticker)
Previous Owners
Egypt Exploration Society | The British Museum
Acquisition
Gift, Via the British Museum as part of the dispersal of the disposable objects from the excavations of the Egypt Exploration Society (15 Mar 1978)
Last modified: 16 Jul 2021

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