Medium: Egyptian alabaster (calcite)
Dates:ca. 2288-2224/2194 B.C.E.
Dimensions: 2 7/8 × Diameter 2 7/16 in. (7.3 × 6.2 cm)
Accession Number: 16.79
Catalogue Description: Small alabaster ointment jar of conventional VIth Dynasty form inscribed with a narrow oblong panel formed by two Was scepters enclosing cartouche of Pepy I. Condition: The piece has been extensively injured and has been assembled from several fragments. Minute fragments missing are missing from the rim and two small portions are missing from the top.