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Toilet Vase

Object Name:
Toilet vase
4th century
Made in Egypt, Alexandria
Ivory; carved and inlaid with paste
H. 2 3/8 in. (6 cm) Max. Diam. 1 9/16 in. (4 cm)
Ivories and Bone
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
Not on view
J. Pierpont Morgan, New York (until d. 1913; his estate 1913–17; gifted to MMA)
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