Ancient Egyptian Painted Faience Cosmetic Jar, 1500 BC
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All Items: Antiques:Regional Art:Ancient World:Egyptian:Faience: Pre AD 1000: item # 775506
Aweidah Gallery - Jerusalem based gallery
P.O.Box 51067 - Jerusalem, ISRAEL
An ancient Egyptian painted faience cosmetic vessel, Middle Kingdom, 1550 - 1300 B.C
At the height of the Egyptian empire, this lovely vessel may have contained balms, perfumes or cosmetics. Originally colored sky blue, it was adorned with bold patterns in black.
Measurements: Height: 8.5 cm - Height on stand: 13.5 cm - Width: 3.5 cm
Condition: Intact, not repaired and not restored
Mounted on a custom museum quality plexi-glass display stand
Found in Israel
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