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Unguent Vessel

A work made of travertine (egyptian alabaster).
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  • A work made of travertine (egyptian alabaster).

Date:

Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12 (about 1985–1773 BCE)

Artist:

Egyptian

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Africa

Culture

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Unguent Vessel

Origin

Egypt

Date

Made 1985 BCE–1773 BCE

Medium

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Dimensions

a (jar): 8.73 × 7.25 × 7.26 cm (3.44 × 2.85 × 2.86 in) b (lid): .50 × 7.34 × 7.28 cm (.20 × 2.89 × 2.87 in)

Credit Line

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

Reference Number

1892.13a-b

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