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Shouldered jar with two knobs

Early Dynastic Period
ca. 2960–2649 B.C.
From Egypt
Diam. 10.5 cm
Credit Line:
Bequest of Walter C. Baker, 1972
Accession Number:
Not on view
Formerly collection of Walter C. Baker. Bequeathed to the Museum by Mr. Baker, 1972.

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