Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 1539-1292 B.C.E.
6 1/8 × greatest diam. 3 3/4 in. (15.5 × 9.5 cm) (show scale)
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
A cylindrical vessel with flaring rim at top slight flare at bottom. Rim flat across top. Actual material is an indurated limestone, with a heavy red cast to it.
Condition: Surface has acquired a sheen. A large chip has been taken from the rim and reattached at some time. Small chips and discolorations are apparent on the rim and body of the vessel.
This item is not on view
Ointment Jar, ca. 1539-1292 B.C.E. Limestone, 6 1/8 × greatest diam. 3 3/4 in. (15.5 × 9.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.392E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.392E_view02.jpg)
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