Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
On View: Egyptian Orientation Gallery, 3rd Floor
ca. 1479-1400 B.C.E.
13/16 x 2 5/16 x 4 5/16 in. (2 x 5.8 x 11 cm) (show scale)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Alastair B. Martin
Black steatite toilet dish of fish form. Convex surface decorated with incised scale pattern. Dish area includes entire body and is decorated with irregular lines indicating water.
Condition: Very slight chips on rim.
Fish Dish, ca. 1479-1400 B.C.E. Steatite, 13/16 x 2 5/16 x 4 5/16 in. (2 x 5.8 x 11 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Alastair B. Martin, 48.56. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.48.56_erg456.jpg)
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