Egyptian Pre-Dynastic Calcite Vessel
An ancient Egyptian Pre-Dynastic speckled beige calcite ovoid jar with an everted angular lip, flat bottom, and lug handles at the shoulder.
Pre-Dynastic Period, Ca. 3500-3200 BC.
Formerly in a New York private collection; acquired at the Drouot, Paris, February 1996, from the Monnier collection.