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Dish with Four Knobs on Rim

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

  • Reportedly From: Thebes, Egypt
  • DATES 664-525 B.C.E.
    DYNASTY Dynasty 26 (possibly)
    PERIOD Late Period
    DIMENSIONS 9/16 x width through lugs 5 5/8 in. (1.5 x 14.3 cm)  (show scale)
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    CREDIT LINE Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION Dish with Four Knobs on Rim, 664-525 B.C.E. Slate, 9/16 x width through lugs 5 5/8 in. (1.5 x 14.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.630E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , 37.65E_37.630E_37.392E_GrpA_SL4.jpg)
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Shallow gray slate dish. The dish has a flat rim with four horizontal lugs projecting from it. These lugs widen as they project. Their outer edges are horizontal on top and beveled inwards below. Condition: Chips in rim numerous scratches; otherwise good.
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