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Large wavy-handled jar

Period:
Predynastic Period
Date:
ca. 3850–2960 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Pottery
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1915
Accession Number:
15.2.33
Not on view
Formerly Rustafjaell Collection; sold at auction (Anderson Gallery, Lot 716B), 1915. Purchased by the Museum at the Fifth session, Wednesday afternoon, December 1, 1915

Hayes, William C. 1953. Scepter of Egypt I: A Background for the Study of the Egyptian Antiquities in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Part I: From the Earliest Times to the End of the Middle Kingdom. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, p. 23.

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