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    Sale 5399

    Antiquities

    30 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 216

    AN EGYPTIAN ALABASTER JAR

    PROBABLY NEW KINGDOM OR LATER, CIRCA 1350-1085 B.C.

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN EGYPTIAN ALABASTER JAR
    PROBABLY NEW KINGDOM OR LATER, CIRCA 1350-1085 B.C.
    Of tapering form, with pointed base
    5 7/8 in. (15 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Previously in a French private collection, formed mainly in the 1950s.