<em>Molded Hemispherical Bowl</em>, 2nd–1st century B.C.E. Faience, 3 11/16 x Diam. 5 1/2 in. (9.4 x 14 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 55.1. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 55.1_PS9.jpg)

Molded Hemispherical Bowl

Medium: Faience

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:2nd–1st century B.C.E.

Dimensions: 3 11/16 x Diam. 5 1/2 in. (9.4 x 14 cm)


Museum Location: 19th Dynasty to Roman Period, Martha A. and Robert S. Rubin Gallery, 3rd Floor


Accession Number: 55.1

Image: 55.1_PS9.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Pale green faience bowl, hemispherical, moulded. Exterior completely covered with series of acanthus (?) leaves in raised relief, the midriff of each leaf in darker green, the ends alternately in brown and dark green; long, vertical strip of brown glaze on alternating leaves. On exterior base, two superimposed rosettes in high relief. Interior of bowl glazed white with border of green leaf band.

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