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Ointment Vessel with Lid

A work made of egyptian alabaster and steatite.
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  • A work made of egyptian alabaster and steatite.

Date:

New Kingdom, Dynasty 18 (about 1570–1293 BCE)

Artist:

Egyptian

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Africa

Culture

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Ointment Vessel with Lid

Origin

Egypt

Date

1570 BCE–1293 BCE

Medium

Egyptian alabaster and steatite

Dimensions

a (jar): 12 × 11.4 × 11.4 cm (4 ¾ × 4 1/5 × 4 1/5 in) b (lid): .6 × 6.7 × 6.6 cm (.24 × 7.65 × 2.61 in)

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Getty, Charles L. Hutchinson, Robert H. Fleming, and Norman W. Harris

Reference Number

1894.461a-b

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