<em>Bound Oryx Dish</em>, ca.1390-1352 B.C.E. Wood, 4 3/16 x 1 3/4 x 9 in. (10.6 x 4.4 x 22.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 49.54. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum (Gavin Ashworth,er), 49.54_view2_Gavin_Ashworth_photograph.jpg)

Bound Oryx Dish

Medium: Wood

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca.1390-1352 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 4 3/16 x 1 3/4 x 9 in. (10.6 x 4.4 x 22.9 cm)



Accession Number: 49.54

Image: 49.54_view2_Gavin_Ashworth_photograph.jpg,bowl exterior

Catalogue Description:
Wooden toilet dish in the form of a bound oryx. Feet folded under body bound with four thongs. Head in the round with horns connected at their ends to body. Tail curved against body. One side of body hollowed in roughly oval shape to serve as container. Condition: Slight restoration in gesso near feet. One section of horn restored. Horns had warped slightly.

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