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Clay Model

Traces of black (predominantly on wig), white and red paints. CULT 1000-600BC Unknown Egypt This is a clay representation of a woman lying on a bed with a small child beside her. The woman is wearing a large wig, necklace, and possibly has a scented wax cone on her head. She is moulded in an idealised Egyptian form, with rounded stomach, slim limbs and neatly tapered legs. Dr. Angela McDonald, Cre…