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Slender pointed jar with flaring neck

Beautiful shape; four holes near edge, mended on one side.

Provenance

Hu (Diospolis Parva), tomb Y 90. Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund under W. M. Flinders Petrie, 1898-99.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6, 2323–2150 B.C.

Accession Number

99.734

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels