<em>Circular Dish</em>, ca. 1390-1353 B.C.E. Glass, 11/16 x 1 x 4 1/8 in. (1.8 x 2.5 x 10.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 48.162. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 48.162_SL1.jpg)

Circular Dish

Medium: Glass

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1390-1353 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 11/16 x 1 x 4 1/8 in. (1.8 x 2.5 x 10.5 cm)


Museum Location: Egyptian Orientation Gallery, 3rd Floor


Accession Number: 48.162

Image: 48.162_SL1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Shallow, circular, opaque glass dish with footless convex base. Made from two layers of small pieces of glass, dark red, light and dark blue and white. Upper layer composed of relatively large pieces; lower layer made of smaller fragments. The two layers remain separate. Surface not polished. Irregular arrangement of colors may be imitation of stone. Condition: Assembled from three pieces but intact. Scattered minute chips.

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