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Egyptian
Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 1–6
2960–2150 B.C.


Dimensions

Overall: 8 cm

Accession Number

03.1525

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Out on Loan

On display at Museum of Art and Archaeology, University of Missouri, since October 22, 1997

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Very heavy; not translucent; perfect.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Sheikh Ali.
Purchased by Albert M. Lythgoe

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund