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Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund, 1902
Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
ca. 1902, excavated (Fayum, Egypt);
1902, gifted by the Egypt Exploration Fund;
1990-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Egyptian, Jar, between 3300 and 3100 BCE, terracotta. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund, 1902, 1990.177.
North American, Native American