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Wine or beer jar

Period:
Old Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 6
Date:
ca. 2649–2100 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Dimensions:
3 7/16 in. (8.8 cm)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1944
Accession Number:
44.4.76
Not on view
J. Pierpont Morgan Collection, acquired by him before 1913. Acquired by the Museum from the Estate of J. P. Morgan, 1944.

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