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Egyptian alabastron, late period, 712-30 BC

Egyptian alabastron, late period, 712-30 BC


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Ancient World: Egyptian: Stone: Pre AD 1000: Item # 1294581
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Bernhard I. Müller, PhD
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Zurich, Switzerland

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 $450.00 
Tubular cosmetic vessel with pointed base and two small lug handles. The vestigial rim is marked by a groove beneath.
For a related object in the Petrie Archive, cf. item UC13276.
Banded calcite alabaster with ivory texture.
H. 8.2 cm
A small piece of rim restored, point damaged.
Swiss private collection, acquired at Sotheby's London, December 1981 sale, lot no. 675.

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