Early Dynastic Multi-Compartmented Cosmetic Container

GBP 450.00

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Object Description

A finely engraved two compartment stone container, dating to the Early Dynastic II-III period, circa 2700-2350 BC. It features two evenly executed, rounded receptacles on the top. Its squat, rectangular body is supported by stands. A raised ridge, embellished with a basket pattern and incisions, has been sculpted below the rim.

Date: Circa 2700-2334 BC
Period: Early Dynastic II-III

Object Condition

Fine condition, with cracks to the encrusted rim.

Object Details

  • material
  • dimensions
    W:4.2 x H:3.5 centimeters

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The Gallery
Trent Park Equestrian Centre
Eastpole Farm House, Bramley Road
Oakwood, N14 4UW, United Kingdom

St James's Ancient Art
10 Charles II Street, Ground Floor
St James
London
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