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Ancient Art

Squat jar

4000–2649 B.C.

Stone

6.4 × 5.9 cm (2 1/2 × 2 5/16 in.)
Anonymous gift
1937.105
Culture: 
Egyptian
Period: 
Naqada II–Dynasty II
Classification: 
Containers - Stone
Provenance: 

Coll. Andre Bircher, Cairo 1920

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