GRAECO-EGYPTIAN ALABASTER LIDDED ALABASTRON, CIRCA 6TH – 5TH CENTURY B.C.

$2,350.00

Culture: Egyptian
Date: Circa 6TH – 5TH Century B.C.
Medium: Alabaster
Condition: Intact, with original lid, offered with custom base display stand.
Provenance: Ex- American private collection; Asfar & Sarkis, Beirut, early 1970s.
Dimensions: H. 6 15/16 in. (17.5 cm.)
Ref No.  EG1146

Description

Ovoid in form with slightly rounded bottom, tapering to a narrow neck, original lid with a drilled hole in the center, still preserved, two lug handles, and traces of

Cf. Christie’s New York antiquities auction, 9 December 2008, lot 52.