A monumental Egyptian diorite jar
Lot 126W
A monumental Egyptian diorite jar
£100,000 - 150,000
US$ 170,000 - 250,000
Auction Details
A monumental Egyptian diorite jar
Lot Details
A monumental Egyptian diorite jar
Predynastic Period, circa 3200 B.C.
With two long perforated tubular handles, the squat globular body with broad disc rim, 8¾in (22cm) high, 15½in (39.5cm) diam including handles

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Belgian private collection, acquired in Belgium in the 1970s.
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  1. Madeleine Perridge
    Specialist - Antiquities
    Bonhams
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