A Catalogue of Egyptian Cosmetic Palettes in the Manchester University

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Format: Paperback
Pub. Date: 2011-10-01
Publisher(s): David Brown Book Co
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This is a catalogue of Egyptian pre- and early dynastic cosmetic palettes in the Manchester University Museum Collection. Cosmetic palettes belong to the most typical objects of the period before Egyptian state formation and were a popualar grave good. The catalogue presents all palettes in the Manchester Museum. Many of them from proper excavations.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgementsp. v
Introductionp. 1
Predynastic Cosmetic Palettesp. 1
Predynastic Chronologyp. 1
Methodologyp. 3
History of the Manchester University Egyptology Collectionp. 4
Abberivations Used For Names Of Musuemsp. 5
Mapp. 6
The Cataloguep. 7
Analysisp. 63
Provenancep. 63
Types of Palettep. 64
Datingp. 66
Example Gravesp. 69
Acquisition Sourcep. 71
Bibliographyp. 73
Platesp. 75
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