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Vessel

A work made of andesite porphyry.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of andesite porphyry.

Date:

Predynastic Period, Late Naqada II (about 3300–3200 BCE)

Artist:

Egyptian

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Africa

Culture

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Vessel

Origin

Egypt

Date

3300 BCE–3200 BCE

Medium

Andesite porphyry

Dimensions

4.5 × 10.2 × 8.9 cm (1 3/4 × 4 × 3 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

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

Reference Number

1892.22

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