Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Egyptian alabaster (calcite)
ca. 3100-2625 B.C.E.
Dynasty 1 to Dynasty 3
Early Dynastic Period
1 5/16 x greatest diam. 3 1/8 in. (3.3 x 7.9 cm) (show scale)
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
Small flat hemispherical bowl, with slightly flattened small base, wide mouth, sharply inset rounded lip. Grey alabaster, with white bands.
Condition: Broken in two and mended, with splinters along the joints missing. A very slight abrasion at rim.
This item is not on view
Flat Cup, ca. 3100-2625 B.C.E. Egyptian alabaster (calcite), 1 5/16 x greatest diam. 3 1/8 in. (3.3 x 7.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 09.889.50. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.09.889.50_NegA_print_bw.jpg)
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