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Cylinder jar

Period:
Early Dynastic Period
Date:
ca. 3100–2649 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Saqqara
Medium:
Stone
Dimensions:
h. 15.1 cm (5 15/16 in); diam. 9.2 cm (3 5/8 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1912
Accession Number:
12.181.102
Not on view
Excavated by James Quibell at Saqqara. Purchased by the Museum from the Egyptian Government.

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