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New Kingdom (about 1550-1069 BC) art: works in wood

Objects from Sedment and Gurob
there are many high quality New Kingdom wooden objects from these sites, leading some modern scholars to propose that there was a special workshop for high quality wood carving in that area - the palace at Gurob has been seen as a plausible location for such a workshop

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a bone workshop


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