<em>Vessel with Spout</em>, ca. 2675-2170 B.C.E. Egyptian alabaster (calcite), 10 1/4 x Diam. 12 1/16 in. (26 x 30.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.68E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 37.68E_NegA_glass_bw.jpg)

Vessel with Spout

Medium: Egyptian alabaster (calcite)

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 2675-2170 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 10 1/4 x Diam. 12 1/16 in. (26 x 30.6 cm)



Accession Number: 37.68E

Image: 37.68E_NegA_glass_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Alabaster basin with rolled rim, flat-base, and short tubular spout just below the rim. The vessel has been pieced together from 3 fragments which are held together by means of some adhesive and iron (rusted) staples. The repair is probably a relatively modern undertaking. Condition: Incomplete; numerous chips and cracks; otherwise good.

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