Saucer with Plain Horizontal Rim
Shallow saucers or bowls with handles like this could hold food or drink and were used both in this life and the next.
- Medium: Limestone
- Dates: ca. 3100-2800 B.C.E.
- Dynasty: I Dynasty
- Period: Early Dynastic Period
- Dimensions: 1 1/8 in. (2.8 cm) high x 4 5/16 in. (11 cm) diameter Measurements: H. 2.8 cm., greatest diam. 11 cm., diam. of mouth 10.1 x 9.7 cm. (show scale)
- Collections:Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
- Museum Location: This item is not on view
- Accession Number: 09.889.29
- Credit Line: Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
- Rights Statement: Creative Commons-BY
- Caption: Saucer with Plain Horizontal Rim, ca. 3100-2800 B.C.E. Limestone, 1 1/8 in. (2.8 cm) high x 4 5/16 in. (11 cm) diameter. Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 09.889.29. Creative Commons-BY
- Record Completeness: Best (82%)