<em>Amphora with Two Handles</em>, ca. 1514-1458 B.C.E. Egyptian alabaster (calcite), 14 x Diam. 7 1/2 in. (35.5 x 19.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.248E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.248E_erg456.jpg)

Amphora with Two Handles

Medium: Egyptian alabaster (calcite)

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1514-1458 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 14 x Diam. 7 1/2 in. (35.5 x 19.1 cm)


Museum Location: Egyptian Orientation Gallery, 3rd Floor


Accession Number: 37.248E

Image: CUR.37.248E_erg456.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Alabaster vase with flat-topped rim, flaring neck, broad shoulder, and broad base. There are two handles on the shoulder and a raised band around the body at the springing of the foot. Condition: Rim and base chipped; bottom of vase incrusted with dirty.

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