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    Sale 7659

    Antiquities

    13 October 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 97

    AN EGYPTIAN INSCRIBED BRONZE JAR

    NEW KINGDOM, DYNASTY XVIII, PROBABLY CIRCA 1400-1390 B.C.

    Price Realised  

    AN EGYPTIAN INSCRIBED BRONZE JAR
    NEW KINGDOM, DYNASTY XVIII, PROBABLY CIRCA 1400-1390 B.C.
    The unguent jar with rounded body and small everted rim, inscribed with the name of Tuthmosis IV (1400-1390 B.C.), remains of contents inside
    1¼ in. (2.8 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    German private collection, formed in the late 1980s/early 1990s.