<em>Nun Vessel</em>, ca. 1539-1500 B.C.E. Faience, 3 7/16 × Diam. 10 3/8 in. (8.8 × 26.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 40.298. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 40.298_edited_SL1.jpg)

Nun Vessel

Medium: Faience

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1539-1500 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 3 7/16 × Diam. 10 3/8 in. (8.8 × 26.3 cm)



Accession Number: 40.298

Image: 40.298_edited_SL1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Large blue faience bowl. Interior elaborately decorated with painted square pond in center from which grow lotus buds and flowers. Exterior, decorated with single large lotus calyx. Condition: Intact. Very minor chips on rim. Glaze worn in spots on interior. Some ancient incrustation on interior. Glaze and decorations very worn on exterior. Good workmanship.

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