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Vessel

A work made of travertine (egyptian alabaster).
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of travertine (egyptian alabaster).

Date:

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

Artist:

Egyptian

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 50

Department

Arts of Africa

Culture

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Vessel

Place

Egypt (Object made in)

Date

Made 2494 BCE–2160 BCE

Medium

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Dimensions

7.9 × 8.3 × 8.3 cm (3 1/8 × 3 1/4 × 3 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Getty and Charles L. Hutchinson

Reference Number

1892.18

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