Small wooden object



Accession Number
EC2023
Current Location
In storage
Object Type
Model, Unidentified funerary model, Accessory from an unknown tomb model
Material
Wood
Provenance
Egypt
Measurements
Length: 55mm
Number of Elements
1

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Description

Small wooden object with a dowel possibly a model head dress? General form of a long isosceles triangle with sharp end truncated, sides slightly concave, uniform thickness ca.12mm. One face plain, other decorated with incised straight parallel lines, one pair longitudinal, other pair transverse near wide end. Wide end face slightly oblique, dowel ca.5mm diameter, ca.8mm exposed length, placed centrally. Dowel and adjacent face bear traces of orange-red, whitish, clear and brown substances; ?adhesive remnant? Opposite (small) end cut into a shallow step.