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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1960.220
Title
Swimming Girl (part of a cosmetic spoon)
Classification
Sculpture
Work Type
sculpture
Date
c. 1567-1320 BCE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Africa, Egypt (Ancient)
Period
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
Culture
Egyptian
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Wood
Dimensions
H. 4.8 x L. 17.2 x D. 3.6 cm (1 7/8 x 6 3/4 x 1 7/16 in.)
Provenance
Rutherston collection. Lord Grenfell collection. Norbert Schimmel collection, Great Neck, NY, (by 1960), gift; to Fogg Art Museum, 1960.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of The New Hermes Foundation
Accession Year
1960
Object Number
1960.220
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Publication History

David Gordon Mitten and Amy Brauer, Dialogue with Antiquity, The Curatorial Achievement of George M. A. Hanfmann, exh. cat., Fogg Art Museum (Cambridge, MA, 1982), p. 17, no. 75, ill. p. 23.

Exhibition History

Dialogue with Antiquity: The Curatorial Achievement of George M.A. Hanfmann, Fogg Art Museum, 05/07/1982 - 06/26/1982

Ancient to Modern, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 01/31/2012 - 06/01/2013

Subjects and Contexts

Google Art Project

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