Cylindrical Jar with Ball of Clay Inside
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Egyptian alabaster (calcite), clay
ca. 2675-2170 B.C.E.
Old Kingdom or earlier
6 5/8 × Diam. 3 3/4 in. (16.8 × 9.5 cm)
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
Cylindrical alabaster vessel. Inside is a conical clay stopper.
Condition: Mended from three pieces. Small chips and nicks. Piece is dirty.
This item is not on view
Cylindrical Jar with Ball of Clay Inside, ca. 2675-2170 B.C.E. Egyptian alabaster (calcite), clay, 6 5/8 × Diam. 3 3/4 in. (16.8 × 9.5 cm) . Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.53E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.37.53E_view01.jpg)
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