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Vessel

A work made of calcite.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of calcite.

Date:

Early Dynastic Period–Early Old Kingdom, Dynasty 1–3 (about 3000–2613 BCE)

Artist:

Egyptian

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Arts of Africa

Culture

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Vessel

Origin

Egypt

Date

3000 BCE–2613 BCE

Medium

Calcite

Dimensions

6.4 × 12.4 × 12.4 cm (2 1/2 × 4 7/8 × 4 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

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

Reference Number

1894.500

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