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Cylinder jar with single wavy handle

Period:
Early Dynastic Period
Date:
ca. 3100–2650 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Dimensions:
H: 15.5 cm (6 1/8 in.); weight 0.4 kg (0.9 lbs.)
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Frederick F. Thompson, 1915
Accession Number:
15.6.3
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 101
Given to the Museum by Mrs. Frederick F. Thompson, 1915.

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