Egyptian pottery pre-dynastic vessel, snake motif, circa 2,000 BC

$565.00 AUD

Egyptian pottery pre-dynastic vessel, the thick-walled globular form with rounded base & slightly flared lip, one side with faint traces of a design in black ( a snake?).

Circa 3rd-2nd Millennium BC

12cm high

12cm wide

Condition: some areas of loss to rim, otherwise excellent condition. Has attached lime/mineral deposits, not entirely cleaned off.

Provenance: old collection, Sydney, formed between the wars (1920’s)




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