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    Sale 5399

    Antiquities

    30 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 217

    AN EGYPTIAN BANDED ALABASTER OVOID JAR

    NEW KINGDOM, CIRCA 1570-1070 B.C.

    Price Realised  

    AN EGYPTIAN BANDED ALABASTER OVOID JAR
    NEW KINGDOM, CIRCA 1570-1070 B.C.
    The ovoid body with pointed base and small circular mouth
    3¼ in. (8.2 cm.) high


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    Provenance

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