Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 2nd-4th century
Late Roman Period
2 7/16 x Diam. 3 7/16 in. (6.2 x 8.7 cm) (show scale)
Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour
Circular bronze bowl. Possibly an incense burner. Exterior decorated with two groups of three incised lines. Below rim, an incised chevron band. On base two groups of incised circles.
Condition: Poor. Two breaks in rim. One of them diseased. Object has been cleaned in past. Scattered traces of corrosion. Bronze of poor quality.
This item is not on view
Bowl, ca. 2nd-4th century. Bronze, 2 7/16 x Diam. 3 7/16 in. (6.2 x 8.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour, 16.251. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.16.251_view1.jpg)
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