Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
On View: Old Kingdom to 18th Dynasty, Egyptian Galleries, 3rd Floor
Archaeologists working at the Upper Egypt site of el-Amarna have discovered many vessels similar to this example, all dating to the last years of extensive contact between Egypt and the Aegean during the Eighteenth Dynasty.
ca. 1425-1300 B.C.E.
Mycenaean IIIA Period
5 5/16 × Diam. 3 11/16 in. (13.5 × 9.3 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
Spherical pottery vase, buff body, with orange-red concentric circles. Cylindrical neck with to handles joining neck to body.
Condition: Assembled from several pieces; portions of sides and all of the base missing.
Mycenaean. Pilgrim Flask, ca. 1425-1300 B.C.E. Clay, slip, 5 5/16 × Diam. 3 11/16 in. (13.5 × 9.3 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, 16.43. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , 16.43_PS11.jpg)
overall, 16.43_PS11.jpg., 2019
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