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Canaanite Wheel-made Bowl

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

On View: Egypt Reborn: Art for Eternity, Old Kingdom to 18th Dynasty, Egyptian Galleries, 3rd Floor

Some vessels of this type were brought to Egypt by Asiatic settlers who established residence in the Delta during the late Middle Kingdom. Others may have belonged to the Hyksos, Asiatics who ruled much of Egypt during the Second Intermediate Period.

MEDIUM Pottery
  • Place Made: Israel
  • DATES ca. 1750-1550 B.C.E.
    PERIOD Middle Bronze IIB-Middle Bronze IIC Period
    DIMENSIONS 1 1/2 x 5 1/4 in. (3.8 x 13.3 cm)  (show scale)
    ACCESSION NUMBER 1992.104.1
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Harvey A. Herbert
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    CAPTION Canaanite Wheel-made Bowl, ca. 1750-1550 B.C.E. Pottery, 1 1/2 x 5 1/4 in. (3.8 x 13.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Harvey A. Herbert, 1992.104.1. Creative Commons-BY
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    Canaanite Wheel-made Bowl