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Vessel

A work made of calcite.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of calcite.

Date:

Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5–8 (about 2494–2160 BCE)

Artist:

Egyptian

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Africa

Culture

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Vessel

Origin

Egypt

Date

Made 2494 BCE–2160 BCE

Medium

Calcite

Dimensions

H. 10.8 cm (4 1/4 in.); diam. 9 cm (3 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Getty and Charles L. Hutchinson

Reference Number

1892.15

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