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Creator Nationality: African; North African; Egyptian
Creator Dates/Places: Egypt
Creator Active Place: Egypt
Creator Name-CRT: Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12, reign of Amenemhat III, 1918-1884 BC
Title: Cosmetic Vessel (Cylinder Beaker)
Title Type: Primary
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: -191
Creation End Date: -188
Creation Date: 1918-1884 BC
Object Type: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects
Classification Term: Vessels
Materials and Techniques: Obsidian and gold
Dimensions: Diameter: 4.2cm, Overall: 4.9cm, Diameter of base: 2.6cm
AMICA Contributor: The Cleveland Museum of Art
Owner Location: Cleveland, Ohio, USA
ID Number: 1985.107
Credit Line: Bequest of Leonard C. Hanna, Jr.
Context: Similar luxurious vessels were found in the tombs of the royal princesses of Dynasty 12
AMICA ID: CMA_.1985.107
AMICA Library Year: 1998
Media Metadata Rights:
Copyright, The Cleveland Museum of Art
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