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decorated object

 
Summary:
E015749 - 31/10/1905, decorated object, Serabit el-Khadim, Janub Sina, Sinai Peninsula, Egypt, Africa, North
Item Name:
decorated object
Label:
Glazed terracotta fragment of the handle of a sistrum (percussion musical instrument) with the drawing of part of a face. From the Temple of Serabit el-Khadim, Janub Sina, Sinai Peninsula, lower Egypt. Attributed to the 18th or 20th dynasties. Acquired in 1905 via the Egypt Exploration Fund. Size: approximately 7 x 7 cm.
Keywords:
archaeology
pottery
remnant
art
ceremony
music
Place:
Serabit el-Khadim
Region:
Janub Sina
Province/State:
Sinai Peninsula
Country:
Egypt
Collection Area:
Africa, North
Museum Department:
Anthropology
Registration Date:
31/10/1905
Registration Number:
E015749
Associated Stories:
Ancient Egyptian Archaeology Collection
Egyptology at the Australian Museum