Large Egyptian Alabaster Jar

GBP 900.00

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Object Description

A very fine example of a large Egyptian alabaster jar. The vessel features a flat base and an egg-shaped body, that gently curves upwards to a narrow neck and a wide, flat rim. The colouring is enhanced by the thin veins of white that encircle the piece, providing it with a pleasing visual pattern.

Date: Circa 332-30 BC

Period: Late Period – Ptolemaic Period

Object History

Ex Gottfried and Helga Hertel collection, Cologne, Germany; acquired before 1992.

Object Condition

Very fine condition, small chip to the rim.

Object Details

  • material
  • dimensions
    H:15 centimeters

Dealer Opening Times

By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

+44 (0)208 364 4565
+44 (0)7833231322

Dealer Location

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

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