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Ancient Egyptian model boat, made of wood and painted. Inside the boat are 10 seated figures, in five rows of two. At the front is a further standing figure.


boat model

1 item (description level: whole)
Broad category
Anthropology: Ethnography
Additional names, titles, or classifications
catalogue name:  boat model
object name (Horniman Ethno.):  boat

Egypt, North Africa, Africa
Additional place information
made or collected:  Egypt 
Ancient Egyptian

Materials & techniques
wood; pigment
overall: 640 mm x 130 mm x 155 mm
Additional measurement information
approximately overall: 640 mm x 130 mm x 155 mm

Related subjects
maker or user: Ancient Egyptian
object name: boat models

Record created 2003-06-25 by JCORT
Record last updated 2017-08-25 by XGVIEWS

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