London, South Kensington
28 April 2004
AN EGYPTIAN BLACK-TOPPED REDWARE JAR
NAQADA II-III, CIRCA 3500-3000 B.C.
Of ovoid form tapered to small flat base, 5½ in. (14 cm.) high; an alabaster kohl-jar with rounded shoulder and everted flat rim, on flat slightly everted foot, Middle Kingdom, circa 1991-1782 B.C.; and a conical-shaped collared vase, Dynasty VI, circa 2345-2181 B.C., 2 3/8 in. (6.1 cm.) high max. (3)
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