Dish with Two Geese
This elaborately carved dish could be used to serve food in both this life and the next.
- Medium: Steatite
- Place Made: Egypt
- Dates: ca. 1539-1190 B.C.E.
- Dynasty: XVIII Dynasty to XIX Dynasty
- Period: New Kingdom
- Dimensions: 13/16 x 4 15/16 x 8 3/16 in. (2 x 12.6 x 20.8 cm) (show scale)
- Collections:Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
- Museum Location: This item is not on view
- Accession Number: 05.312
- Credit Line: Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
- Rights Statement: Creative Commons-BY
- Caption: Dish with Two Geese, ca. 1539-1190 B.C.E. Steatite, 13/16 x 4 15/16 x 8 3/16 in. (2 x 12.6 x 20.8 cm) . Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 05.312. Creative Commons-BY
- Record Completeness: Best (88%)