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Vessel

A work made of calcite.
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  • A work made of calcite.

Date:

Early Dynastic Period–Old Kingdom, Dynasty 1–6 (about 3000–2181 BCE)

Artist:

Egyptian

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Africa

Culture

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Vessel

Origin

Egypt

Date

Made 3000 BCE–2181 BCE

Medium

Calcite

Dimensions

H. 13.25 cm (5 1/4 in.); diam. 11 cm (4 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

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

Reference Number

1892.10

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