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Unguent Vessel

A work made of hematite.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of hematite.

Date:

Middle Kingdom–Early New Kingdom, Dynasty 12–Early Dynasty 18 (about 1985–1425 BCE)

Artist:

Egyptian

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Africa

Culture

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Unguent Vessel

Origin

Egypt

Date

1985 BCE–1425 BCE

Medium

Hematite

Dimensions

a (jar): 9.8 × 7.8 × 7.21 cm (3.86 × 3.10 × 2.84 in) b (lid): .5 × 7.4 × 7.4 cm (.23 × 2.95 × 2.95 in)

Credit Line

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

Reference Number

1894.463a-b

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