An outstanding Egyptian Stone vessel, likely dating to Pre-Dynastic Period, ca. 3200 BC.
The vessel was carved and afterwards polished to a very high degree in a hard stone type, possible a kind of marble.
Of archaic Vase form, very elegant and with beautiful veins and clouds in the white stone.
Size: ca. 20 cm. tall, very substantial in hand!
Condition: Superb, flawless. The interiour a bit corroded, due to acids from the original content, perhaps of foods.
Provenance: Egeskov Fine Arts (his private collection) Gotliebs Family collection, a very old Danish Private Collection, Gottlieb family bought it at the Emil Glückstadt Collection sale (Sold 1924). Comes with COA, unlimited guarantee for authenticity.