Vessel

A work made of calcite.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of calcite.

Date:

Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4–6 (about 2613–2181 BC)

Artist:

Egyptian

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Ancient and Byzantine Art

Artist

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Vessel

Origin

Egypt

Date

2613 BC–2181 BC

Medium

Calcite

Dimensions

1892.14a-b a (jar): 6.35 × 7.39 × 7.31 cm (2.57 × 2.91 × 2.88 in) b (lid): .07 × 5.35 × 5.35 cm (.29 × 2.11 × 2.11 in)

Credit Line

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

Reference Number

1892.14a-b

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