Vessel with Loop HandlesReplica Size: 8.7 x 8.7 x 15 cm
Replica: painted artificial stone
Egyptian, Early Period, 1st Dynasty, ca. 3050-2850 B.C.
The vessel is a typical burial object. Due to its size it could be described as a miniature vessel. Strings were threaded through the holes in the handles of full size vessels, to make them easier to carry.