Egyptian Coptic wood vase with resin patchesE117
A turned wood vase with a squat rounded body and incised rim. The body is pierced in two places for the insertion of a stick handle.
Egypt, Coptic period, c. 6th to 8th Century AD
4.2 x 6 cms
Handle lost, cracks and patches of pitch or resin on the sides
Ex. private collection, Kensington, London, UK; acquired in the 1990’s.