About this object

Blue glazed small jar. Possibly a cosmetic container. Rim very much chipped away. Possibly had two lugged handles.

Collected by Mr. J. H. T. Dawson about 1910 whilst he lived in Egypt.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Personal Object
  • Culture
    New Kingdom
  • Artist/Maker
  • Place made
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt: Abydos
  • Date made
    1550 BC - 1069 BC about
  • Materials
    Egyptian Faience
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Purchased from the collections of Norwich Castle Museum
  • Collector
    J H T Dawson
  • Place collected
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt: Girga
  • Date collected
    1910 about
  • Measurements
    32 mm x 48 mm
  • Related people
    J H T Dawson ( Collector, previous owner); Norwich Castle Museum and Art Gallery ( Previous owner)


Previous owners

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