13 June 2000
A THIRD INTERMEDIATE PERIOD FAIENCE "TANIS-TYPE" JAR
dynasty xxi-xxii, 1070-712 b.c.
Of pale faience with brown glazed highlights, depicting a bare-breasted kneeling woman wearing a Hathor wig and bracelets, supporting an ovoid vase, her head pierced to hold a now-missing applicator
3½ in. (8.9 cm) high
Dr. Elie Borowski
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