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 BC)

Artist:

Egyptian

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Ancient and Byzantine Art

Artist

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Ointment Vessel with Lid

Origin

Egypt

Date

1570 BC–1293 BC

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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