• Antiquities auction at Christies

    Sale 5487

    Antiquities

    29 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 360

    FIVE EGYPTIAN ALABASTER VESSELS

    LATE PERIOD-PTOLEMAIC PERIOD, CIRCA 7TH-1ST CENTURY B.C.

    Price Realised  

    FIVE EGYPTIAN ALABASTER VESSELS
    LATE PERIOD-PTOLEMAIC PERIOD, CIRCA 7TH-1ST CENTURY B.C.
    Including ovoid jar with rounded rim, 5 in. (12.7 cm.) high; a small cylindrical jar, 2¾ in. (7 cm.) high; two small alabastra, 2½ in. (6.5 cm.) high max.; and a miniature cylindrical jar with wide rim, 1¼ in. (3.2 cm.) high (5)


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    Provenance

    Formerly in a French collection, 1960s.