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    Sale 5399

    Antiquities

    30 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 233

    AN EGYPTIAN ALABASTER JAR WITH INCISED FLORAL COLLAR DECORATION

    NEW KINGDOM, DYNASTY XIX, CIRCA 1304-1195 B.C.

    Price Realised  

    AN EGYPTIAN ALABASTER JAR WITH INCISED FLORAL COLLAR DECORATION
    NEW KINGDOM, DYNASTY XIX, CIRCA 1304-1195 B.C.
    The piriform body with cylindrical neck, rounded rim and single loop handle on the shoulder, decorated with an incised u-shaped collar with petals bordered by row of multiple dots, pendant motifs within the collar, traces of pigment, on circular foot
    4 in. (10.1 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Formerly in the collection of Gaston Maspero (1846-1916).