Egyptian Early Dynastic
Large Vessel of andesite porphyry(?) or breccia. The vessel was originally made in the early dynastic period, but was later repaired. There is a circular plug where one of the lugs were. At a later date, the vessels was incised with an image of the ram headed god Heryshef seated infront of a table.
The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Mit-Rahineh (Memphis), Egypt; Clarence Stanley Fisher, 1920
Current & Past Exhibitions:
Searching for Ancient Egypt: (1997 - 1997)
[Book] Silverman, David P. 1997. Searching for Ancient Egypt: Art, Architecture and Artifacts from the University of Pennsylvania Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: 220-21
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