Middle Kingdom 2040 to 1782 BC
Amethystine Quartz Ointment Vase
Ancient Egypt: Masterpieces from Collectors and Collections, 5th-10th June 2012, Brussels, Belgium.
Agyptische Steingefasse der Sammlung Rudolph Schmidt Solothurn (Agyptologische Hefte des Orientalischen Seminars der Universitat Zurich 2), Zurich, 1988, No. 78.
Ancient Egypt: Masterpieces from Collectors and Collections, 5th-10th June 2012, Brussels, Belgium, p41.
With Dr Elie Borowski (1913-2003), Basel, since at least 1955.
Private Collection of Dr Rudolph Schmidt (1900-1970), Solothurn, Switzerland, acquired from the above on the 18th June 1955 for SFR 4,000 (accompanied by copy of journal entry from 18th June 1955).
Thence by descent to his sister Erica Peters-Schmidt in 1970.
Thence by descent to Malte & Janie Peters in 1988.