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    Sale 1915

    Antiquities

    6 December 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 4

    AN EGYPTIAN ALABASTER VESSEL

    EARLY DYNASTIC PERIOD, DYNASTY I-II, 2920-2649 B.C.

    Price Realised  

    AN EGYPTIAN ALABASTER VESSEL
    EARLY DYNASTIC PERIOD, DYNASTY I-II, 2920-2649 B.C.
    Cylindrical in form and slightly waisted, on a flat base, the rounded flanged rim with a raised band below
    11¾ in. (29.8 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    with J. Khawam & Co., Cairo, 1978.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A COLLECTOR