Lot 55: An Egyptian alabaster cup, Old Kingdom
December 4, 2016
Montrose, CA, USALive Auction
Description: An Egyptian alabaster cup, Old Kingdom, c. 2686 – 2181 BC, with flattened base, the walls flaring wide with thick walls. Nice translucent stone with attractive banding. H: 4 ¼ in (11.8 cm); Dia: 5 5/8 in (14.3 cm). Attractive mineral deposits. Ex Los Angeles private collection.
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