Bowl with Incised Rosette on Base
This bowl was part of a hoard of silver vessels and other objects found in Egypt near the chapel of a Near Eastern goddess. It may have been made by Egyptians, but its style reflects the taste of the Achaemenid Persians who ruled Egypt during the late fifth and early fourth centuries B.C.E.
- Medium: Silver
- Geographical Locations:
- Dates: 400-200 B.C.E.
- Dynasty: late XXVII Dynasty, or later
- Period: Achaemenid Period, or later
- Dimensions: 3 3/8 x 4 7/16 in., 0.6 lb. (8.5 x 11.3 cm, 0.3kg) (show scale)
- Collections:Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
- Museum Location: This item is on view in Egypt Reborn: Art for Eternity, Ancient Middle Eastern Art, The Hagop Kevorkian Gallery, 3rd Floor
- Accession Number: 55.183
- Credit Line: Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
- Rights Statement: Creative Commons-BY
- Caption: Bowl with Incised Rosette on Base, 400-200 B.C.E. Silver, 3 3/8 x 4 7/16 in., 0.6 lb. (8.5 x 11.3 cm, 0.3kg). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 55.183. Creative Commons-BY
- Record Completeness: Best (86%)