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Offering Table

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

MEDIUM Sandstone
DATES 332 B.C.E. - 395 C.E.
PERIOD Greco-Roman Period (possibly)
DIMENSIONS 9 13/16 x 3 5/16 x 11 1/4 in. (25 x 8.4 x 28.5 cm)  (show scale)
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
CREDIT LINE Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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CAPTION Roman?. Offering Table, 332 B.C.E. - 395 C.E. Sandstone, 9 13/16 x 3 5/16 x 11 1/4 in. (25 x 8.4 x 28.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 09.889.807. Creative Commons-BY
IMAGE overall, 09.889.807_view1_PS2.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2009
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Offering table. Sandstone. Rectangular. Decoration in low relief shows typical broad offering stand with grilled sides, flanked by two large libation vases (Kbh), with outflowing water geometrically stylized, and topped by a deep water-tank; double border, from top of which spout issues through plain field to edge of stone. Simple but rather good work. Block well dressed; lower half bevelled to underside. Condition: Weathered
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Offering Table