Warrington, Municipal Museum

Current name(s) of destination(s): 
Warrington, Museum and Art Gallery
Country: 
Destination category: 
Institution
Institutional history: 

The Museum and the Library originally opened in 1848 as the first rate-supported library in the UK, before moving to their current premises in 1858. The art galleries were subsequently added in 1877 and 1931.

Notes on distribution: 
According to the Egypt Exploration Society's distribution lists the following were allocated to "Warrington Municipal Museum":
 
Petrie (Abydos Royal Tombs I), 1899-1900 (sent 1900)
 
Selection of pottery, prehistoric
Slate palettes
Mirrorm 12th Dynasty
Scarabs D 29 b
2 glazed scarabs
Stone scarab
Bronze razor
Bronze kohl stick
Female figure, limestone
Glazed beads D.16
2 ushabtis D.48
Serpentine kohl pot, 12th Dynasty
Alabaster kohl pot, marble lid
Piece of porphyry bowl, prehistoric
3 masks & 2 hands from wooden coffin
3 feathers of wood
24 ushabtis
 
Naville, Deir el Bahri 1904-05  (sent 1905)
 
Mummy case, 20-21st Dynasty
Glazes
2 globular blue beads
4 fragments blue glaze
2 scarabs
1 eye scarab
2 oboids?
Small green glaze Hathor head
Rosettes
Bronze plaque with cow in relief
Plaque, Thutmoses III
2 blue glaze plaques
Straw beads
 
Sent June 1911
Coloured relief from Mentuhetep  temple
Deir el Bahari, 11th Dynast
Ptolemaic or Roman pottery
Naupratis or Daphnae
 
1913-14:
2 combs
Lamp
Sandal
Slipper 
Rags
Glass frogs
Baluster
Die
Decorated bone
Kohl stick
Fragment of bone bracelet
Copper ring
Wooden cover
Blue woollen sock for child
Reed pen
Copper implement
Cut leather shoe ornament
Pierced wood ornament
Beads
Copper bracelet
Spindle whorl 
Abydos
Ibis
 
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