An Egyptian Porphyritic Diorite Vase, Predynastic Period, Nagada II/III, circa 3600-3000 B.C.
10,000 - 15,000 USD
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- An Egyptian Porphyritic Diorite Vase, Predynastic Period
- Porphyritic diorite
- Height 6 3/8 in. 16.1 cm.
of ovoid form with raised foot, slightly concave tubular handles, and flat everted rim.
collection of Royall Tyler (1884-1953), acquired in Paris in the 1930s, probably from Dikran Kelekian or Joseph Brummer