Vase of Pepy I
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 2338-2298 B.C.E.
37.70Ea - Vessel: 5 1/4 x Diam. 5 13/16 in. (13.4 x 14.7 cm)
37.70Eb - Lid: 3/8 x Diam. 5 3/8 in. (0.9 x 13.7 cm) (show scale)
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
a) Cylindrical alabaster vessel with flaring base and rim inscribed for The Horus Merytawy, King Pepy (I) who is also called son of Ht-Hr nbt ‘Iwn.t
Condition: Base chipped in various places; lip of rim slightly chipped.
b) Flat circular lid with projection for securing it to vessel.
slightly chipped in one spot.
This item is not on view
Vase of Pepy I, ca. 2338-2298 B.C.E. Egyptian alabaster, 37.70Ea - Vessel: 5 1/4 x Diam. 5 13/16 in. (13.4 x 14.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.70Ea-b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , 37.70Ea-b_37.69Ea-b_NegGRPA_SL3.jpg)
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