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Miniature shouldered jar

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The base is pointed, and the rim is rolled and everted. The neck is concave, and has black markings. It is complete.

Provenance

From Abydos, Sheikh Ali. Purchased by Albert M. Lythgoe

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund

Egyptian, Early Dynastic Period or Old Kingdom, Dynasty 1–, 2960–2150 B.C.

Dimensions

Height: 3 cm (1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

03.1523

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels