Alabastron (Container for Scented Oil)

A work made of granite.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of granite.

Date:

Late Period, Dynasty 26–30 (664–343 BC) (?)

Artist:

Egyptian

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Ancient and Byzantine Art

Culture

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Alabastron (Container for Scented Oil)

Origin

Egypt

Date

664 BC–343 BC

Medium

Granite

Dimensions

6.4 × 3.7 × 3.5 cm (2.54 × 1.47 × 1.40 in)

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Getty and Charles L. Hutchinson

Reference Number

1894.707.1a-b

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