Medium: Graywacke, inlay of shell and black paste
Dates:ca. 3000-2800 B.C.E.
Dimensions: 3 1/4 x 1 3/4 in. (8.3 x 4.4 cm)
Museum Location: Pre-Dynastic, Egyptian Galleries, 3rd Floor
Accession Number: 37.629Ea-b
Image: 37.629Ea-b_NegC_SL4.jpg,unedited master file
Catalogue Description: Slate toilet dish in the form of a fish; eyes inlaid with shell and dark paste. Separate lid attached by pivot at tail. Detail of fins and gills incised. Condition: Inlay missing from one eye.