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Ancient Art

Tall jar on stand

3500–2575 B.C.

Possibly steatite

10.5 cm (4 1/8 in.)
Anonymous gift
1937.104
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Egyptian
Period: 
Naqada III–Dynasty III
Classification: 
Containers - Stone
Provenance: 

Coll. Andre Bircher, Cairo 1920

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