Egyptian Alabaster Jar

SKU: MS.0137

Origin: Egypt
Circa: Old Kingdom, 4th to 6th Dynasty, 2613 BC to 2181 BC
Dimensions: 5.25" Height (13.4 cm)
Medium: Alabaster

With short cylindrical neck and thick, flat disc rim, the rounded shoulders tapering to a flat base.


Alton Edward Mills (1882-1970), Switzerland; and thence by descent to the present owner

Intact with no repair or restoration. A flaked chip to the lower body at angle with base. One side with a slightly more weathered and pitted surface. A small black dirt spot on the shoulder.

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