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Object record: EA.81800
Holding institution: Department of Ancient Egypt and Sudan, The British Museum
Period: 400-600 CE
Country of Origin: Nubia

Nubia, Qasr Ibrim A wooden comb, tapering in thickness with both ends missing with teeth on both edges. On one edge are 15 large teeth some of which are broken; on the other edge are 26 narrower teeth and the remains of another 12.

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