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Statuette of a tambourine player

Statuette of a tambourine player
© BA Antiquities Museum/M. Mounir

Registration Number(s)
BAAM Serial Bibliotheca Alexandrina Antiquities Museum Number 0714

Inv.Inventory
 (Umm El-Brigat Storeroom) 1008

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Statuette of a tambourine player

Category:
Sculpture in the round, figurines / statuettes, human / gods and goddesses figurines
Date:
Graeco-Roman Period, Roman Period, 1st cent. CE
Provenance:
Upper Egypt, Fayoum, Umm El-Brigat (Tebtonis/Tebtunis) (excavations of the Ifao and the University of Milan, 1992 season)
Material(s):
Man made material, pottery (terracotta)
Height:
15.9 cm;
Width:
6.9 cm;
Depth:
2.9 cm
Hall:
Greco-Roman Antiquities, showcase 18



The information given here is subject to modification/update as a result of ongoing research.

Bibliography
  • Gallazzi, Claudio et Hadji-Minaglou, Gizelle. Trésors inattendus : 30 ans de fouilles et de coopération à Tebtynis (Fayoum), Le Caire, Musée Egyptien (4 février – 4 avril 2019). Le Caire : Institut Français d’Archéologie Orientale, 2019, p. 223, no. 150.
  • Ballet, Pascal. Terre cuites isiaques de l’Egypte hellénistique et romaine. Etat de la recherche et des publications. In L. Bricault (éd.), De Memphis à Rome, Leyde, Boston, Cologne, 2000, p. 107, fig. 4.
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