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Fragment of a decorated New Year's flask unusually intended for ointment

Period:
Saite Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 21–26
Date:
664–525 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Faience
Dimensions:
h. 5.1 cm (2 in); w. 6.7 cm (2 5/8 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1987
Accession Number:
1987.104
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 130
Purchased from Robin Symes, London, 1987.

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