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Photo 1. Cosmetic Spoon girl starts lotus flowers. New Kingdom. Louvre Museum, Paris. Photo by J. MALEK, Egypt, 4000 years of art, Barcelona ...

New Kingdom, Egypt. Louvre Museum, Paris What a shame so many ancient treasures are not where they belong

cosmetic-spoon Ankh form, god Bes of the Nile, papyrus, ducks Thebes, Egypt, wood

the bowl and upper handle are in the form of the upper half of an ankh-symbol; the rim is inlaid with egyptian blue(? the main portion of the handle is in the form of an open-work representation of Bes flanked by papyrus-plants.

EGYPT SPOON, COSMETIC 2ND-1ST MILL.BCE Spoon for holding face cream; young woman carrying three bouquets of lotus and three ducks. 18th dynasty. Wood, H: 22 cm Inv. N 1737 Louvre, Departement des Antiquites Egyptiennes, Paris, France

*SPOON: for holding face cream; young woman carrying three bouquets of lotus and three ducks. Wood, H: 22 cm Inv. N Louvre, Departement des Antiquites Egyptiennes, Paris, France.