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Cylinder jar

Period:
Early Dynastic Period
Date:
ca. 3100–2649 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Saqqara
Medium:
Stone
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1912
Accession Number:
12.181.99
Not on view
Excavated by James Quibell at Saqqara. Purchased by the Museum from the Egyptian Government.

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