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Small jar

Period:
Early Dynastic Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 1
Date:
ca. 3100–2649 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Hard limestone (?)
Dimensions:
1 15/16 in. (5 cm)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1938
Accession Number:
38.2.9
Not on view
Collection of Mr. and Mrs. V. Everit Macy, New York, sold at American Art Association Galleries, New York, 1938.

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