25 October 2016
PROPERTY FROM THE RUDOLF SCHMIDT COLLECTION
AN EGYPTIAN PEGMATITIC HORNBLENDE DIORITE BOWL
EARLY DYNASTIC PERIOD, 1ST-2ND DYNASTY, 3000-2686 B.C.
7 1/8 in. (18.1 cm.) diameter
Dr. Rudolf Schmidt (1900-1970), Solothurn; thence by descent.
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P. Günther and R. Wellauer, Ägyptische Steingefässe der Sammlung Rudolph Schmidt, Solothurn, Zurich, 1988, p. 19, no. 26, pl. 28.
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