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Pomegranate Vessel
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Pomegranate Vessel


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Description This pomegranate vessel is unusual in its olive-green color, deep feather patterns, and elongated shape. While these vessels were used in life, an object of such elegance could also be included in its owner's burial.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
1/15/1965Treatmentrepaired
10/20/1998Examinationsurvey
Exhibitions
  • 3000 Years of Glass: Treasures from The Walters Art Gallery. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1982.
Provenance F. G. Hilton Price, Sale, London, 1897; Henry Walters, Baltimore, [date of acquisition unknown] by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Period
ca. 1330-1279 BCE (New Kingdom)
Medium
glass
(Glasswares)
Accession Number
47.34
Measurements
H: 3 5/16 x Diam: 1 3/4 in. (8.4 x 4.4 cm)
Geography
  • Egypt (Place of Discovery)

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