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MM 30710 :: Bread, Food

Object description
A round, flat bread. Dark brown. Coptic bread.
Inventory number
MM 30710
Object
Bread; Food
Object, Swedish
Mat; Bröd
Country - Origin
Egypt : Africa
Country, Swedish - Origin
Egypten
Material
Organic material; Bread
Material, Swedish
Bröd; Organiskt material
Acquisition
From the R.G. Gayer-Anderson collection, G.-A. D61.
Acquisition, Swedish
Från R. G. Gayer-Andersons samling.
Description
A round, flat bread. Dark brown. Coptic bread.
Condition
Fragile
Name - Acquired from
Gayer-Anderson, Robert Grenville
alt
Description
Robert Grenville Gayer-Anderson, Major, after qualifying as a Doctor at Guy's Hospital, became an officer in the Royal Army, Medical Corps. He received his commission in the Royal Army Medical Corps in 1903. He was lent to the Egyptian Government in 1905 by the British Government and spent the rest of his carrier in service of Egypt, in both military and civil capacities, reaching the rank of "Lewa" (Major General) and having the title of Pasha conferred upon him. He collected Egyptian objects of great significance. They are preserved in Gayer-Anderson Pasha museum in Cairo. He is the author of "Legends of the Bait al-Kretliya" (Luzac, London) and Christeros, poems (Wilding, Shrewsbury). He died in Lavenham in 1945. (www.indianminiature.org, 2012-08-31)
Source - http
collections.smvk.se
Source, Viaf - same as
viaf.org
Source, Kulturnav - same as
kulturnav.org
Name - Photographer
Medelhavsmuseet 2012
Description
Medelhavsmuseet 2012 represents pictures taken in 2012 by Ove Kaneberg, Karl Zetterström or Tony Sandin. In 2008 a new strategy of photographing objects started and this continued in 2012.
Source - http
collections.smvk.se
Height / Höjd
1,5 cm
Diameter
8,0 cm
Dimensions
Ø 8.0 cm, H. 1.5 cm
Date - Registration
2008-08-14