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Alabastron

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 25–30
760–332 B.C.


Dimensions

Overall: 19.3 x 5.4 cm

Accession Number

86.198

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Bottom slightly convex, small projections on sides. Neck broken.

Provenance

From Tanis (San el-Hagar). 1884: excavated by William Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; October 28, 1885: presented to the MFA at EEF general meeting.
(Accession Date: January 1, 1886)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription