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Egyptian Ointment or oil vase, diorite, 18.8 cm

Lot reference 18762713

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Old Kingdom, 3rd dynasty, 2700 - 2650 B.C. Egypt (from the time of the pyramids)

Culture: Ancient Egyptian
Material: Stone
Object: Vase, diorite, 18.8 cm, Old Empire, 27th Cent. B.C
Century/ Timeframe: circa 2700-2650 B.C.
Condition: Good Condition, See Photo

An early Old Kingdom black diorite cylinder vase.
Height 18.8 cm
The rim is chipped
Early 3rd Dynasty, circa 2700-2650 B.C.
Material: Diorite, rare in this stone (most are made in Egyptian alabaster)
Provenance: Egypt

see Petrie, stone and metal vases, plate X number 70

Provenance: former collection of Armand Trampich (provenance with Geoffrey Turner)

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Member since: March 17, 2018
  • The item received matches with 100% accuracy all the pictures published on the listing. Description of the lot was accurate and objective. Therefore, this seller is reliable and highly recommended.

    DrRuf November 21, 2018

  • great !!

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  • perfectly packed, everything fine and well received!

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