Travertine vessel



Accession Number
W1447
Current Location
In storage
Object Type
Receptacle/vessel, Jar
Periods
Early Dynastic Period to Old Kingdom
Dynasties
First Dynasty to Fifth Dynasty
Material
Stone/minerals (Travertine (Egyptian alabaster))
Measurements
length 5.5cm
Number of Elements
1

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Description

Stone ointment collared jar, travertine, part of neck/rim missing. 85 in blue pencil. 881/A in pencil. Aston type 125, Dynasty 1-5. Grey/black substance (?galena) in interior.

Other Identity
47 | 881/A | 85 | 11A
Previous Owner
Sir Henry Solomon Wellcome (1853–1936)
Acquisition
Assumed long-term loan, The Wellcome Trust (15 Feb 1971)
Last modified: 18 Jul 2020

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