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Vessel

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

Date:

Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5–6 (about 2494–2181 BCE)

Artist:

Egyptian

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Africa

Culture

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Vessel

Origin

Egypt

Date

2494 BCE–2181 BCE

Medium

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Dimensions

H. 16.7 cm (6 9/16 in.); diam. 4.1 cm (1 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

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

Reference Number

1894.433

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