Bowl with Lug Handles
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Serpentine or diorite
ca. 2675-2170 B.C.E.
Old Kingdom, or Saitic Period in the style of Old Kingdom
1 15/16 height x 3 9/16 in., 0.5 lb. (5 x 9 cm, 0.23kg) (show scale)
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
Compressed globular bowl on low, slightly hollowed foot. Inset wide mouth with torn rim. On either side of body a lug simulating horizontal string-hole handle.
Condition: Broken in two and repaired. Chips at rim.
This item is not on view
Bowl with Lug Handles, ca. 2675-2170 B.C.E. Serpentine or diorite, 1 15/16 height x 3 9/16 in., 0.5 lb. (5 x 9 cm, 0.23kg). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 09.889.5. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.09.889.5_view1.jpg)
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