Ancient Egyptian Faience New Years Flask ( also called pilgrims flask) - 15.8 cm

Description
Ancient Egyptian Faience New Years Flask ( also called pilgrims flask) - 15.8 cm
lst-3rd cent. A.D

H. 15.8 cm

New Year’s flasks are small containers in faience (glazed composition) sometimes bearing inscriptions and motifs related to the Egyptian New Year’s festival.

Formerly priv. coll. New Jersey, USA; acquired in the 1990s.

Acquired by the current owner in 2019 in Switzerland.

Worldwide shipment by specialized carrier only.


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Lot details
Culture
Ancient Egyptian
Material
Faience
Object
New Years Flask ( also called pilgrims flask)
Dimensions
15.8 cm
Century/ Timeframe
lst-3rd cent. A.D
Condition
Damage, See Photo
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