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Calcite unfinished vessel


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Title/s

Calcite unfinished vessel

Category

vessel

Name

jar
stone vessel

Description

jar, unfinished. Calcite vessels were sometimes abandoned, usually due to a flaw in the stone.

Field Collection

Egypt

Technique Description

polished

Dimensions

height 14.75 cm

Period

Old Kingdom

Date

circa 2686 B.C. — 2160 B.C.

Provenance

given: family of Green, F.W. 1950 (Filtered for: Antiquities)

Material/s

calcite

Accession Number

E.13.1950 (Antiquities)
(Reference Number: 62039; Input Date: 2003-03-25 / Last Edit: 2011-07-13)

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