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Stone vessel

One of nineteen vessels; all alabaster except 1962.78, which is pink marble

Provenance

Bequest of Mrs. Godfrey Peckitt; 1962: Accepted by the MFA; 1969: Arrived at the MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Godfrey Peckitt

Egyptian, Old Kingdom and later,

Findspot

Egypt

Dimensions

Other: 5.7 x 3.2 cm (2 1/4 x 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.62.82

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels