Vase card

Vase

1977.112.52

Currently not on display

Information

Tall concave cylinder jar made of alabaster, with 'rope' decoration below the rim. Compare with Ali el-Khouli, 'Egyptian Stone Vessels Predynastic Period to Dynasty III' (Mainz, 1978) nos. 664 - 669. Sold at Sotheby's 20-24 January 1913 Lot 166/3: "Two small Unguentaries, widening out at top and base, and with broard flat fims; another, of similar type, and measureing 5 in. in height (PI. XIII).