An Egyptian Alabaster Jar
Old Kingdom, 4th-8th Dynasty, 2575-2134 B.C. Banded alabaster vessel of ovoid form, lip delineated by a smooth groove, the body tapering to a small flat base, with an offset rounded rim. 3-5/8"H (9.2cm).
Provenance: Ex-private Connecticut Collection, 2000. Acquired prior to 1970.
there is a reserve on this lot
Minor chips to the rim, otherwise a fine example.