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Vessel

A work made of travertine (egyptian alabaster).
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  • A work made of travertine (egyptian alabaster).

Date:

Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5–6 (about 2494–2181 BCE)

Artist:

Egyptian

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Africa

Culture

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Vessel

Origin

Egypt

Date

2494 BCE–2181 BCE

Medium

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Dimensions

H. 6 cm (2 3/8 in.); diam. 3.8 cm (1.5 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Getty and Charles L. Hutchinson

Reference Number

1894.625

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