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Accession_Number 2016.5.4
adlib_title Egyptian alabastron
Shape Alabastron
Shape_description Ovoidal body with round base. The shoulders are carved with vestigial tiny lugs handles. Short neck. Half section of the neck is broken off.
Material Alabaster
Fabric Egyptian
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 10YR/8/3
Decoration
Inscriptions
Condition Part of th neck is fractured. White deposits on the lower part of the body.
Technique/Style
Provenance Unknown
Period Ptolemaic
Date 600-300 B.C. c.a.
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
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Side view of Egyptian alabastron
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Side view of Egyptian alabastron
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Side view of Egyptian alabastron (detail of the fracture on the neck)
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2016.01.0049.jpg
Side view of Egyptian alabastron (detail of white deposits on the body)
Comparanda
Bibliography
Archive_Ref
Beazley_DB
Height 9.5
Diameters 4.5
Handle_height
Other_dims. Neck: 2.5; Fracture: 2
Location Ure Museum
Edited_by Claudia Pinci
Date_edited 14.05.2016
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