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Artist:   Egyptian  
Title:   Cosmetic Spoon  
Date:   1991-1784 B.C.  
Medium:   Faience (Glazed earthenware)  
Dimensions:   2 7/8 x 1 5/8 in. (7.3 x 4.13 cm)  
Credit Line:   The William Hood Dunwoody Fund  
Location:   Gallery Not on view  


Object Description  
  
Inscriptions:    
Classification:   Stone (Do Not Use)  
Physical Description:   Spoon or flat toilet dish for pomade or the like, in shape of a swan with body hollowed out to form bowl, green, bill and feet painted black. Cosmetic spoon in shape of a swan; faience with blue-green glaze, black bill and feet  
Creation Place:   Africa, Egypt, , ,  
Accession #:   16.277  
Owner:   The Minneapolis Institute of Arts