Predynastic greywacke cosmetic palette

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Predynastic greywacke cosmetic palette

Stock Number:
y4031
$ 1450.00

Description

An Egyptian Predynastic greywacke cosmetic palette. Shallow form, resting on a square flattened foot, carved in stylised river turtle form.

Ex T. McAllister Collection, United Kingdom 1970's Art Market, Acquired from him during the 1990's while he resided in Queensland.

Origin:

circa 3rd Millennium B.C., Egypt.

Dimensions:

Height: 2 cm / Diameter: 8.6 cm

Condition:

Small chips on the upper rim, in overall fine condition.