Egyptian alabaster cosmetic jar, ex. KJ HewettE35
A carved alabaster cosmetic jar with an ovoid body and flared rim.
Egypt, Ptolemaic or Roman period, c. 3rd Century BC to 3rd Century AD
3.9 x 3.8cms
Intact apart from stabile stress cracks in the stone
Ex. private collection, UK; given to the former owner by the dealer K J Hewett (London, UK, 1919-1994).