<em>Fragment of a Decorated Bowl</em>, ca. 1336-1295 B.C.E. Faience, 3 1/4 x 1 7/8 in. (8.3 x 4.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 51.227. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.51.227_wwg8.jpg)

Fragment of a Decorated Bowl

Medium: Faience

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1336-1295 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 3 1/4 x 1 7/8 in. (8.3 x 4.8 cm)


Museum Location: 19th Dynasty to Roman Period, Martha A. and Robert S. Rubin Gallery, 3rd Floor


Accession Number: 51.227

Image: CUR.51.227_wwg8.jpg,West Wing gallery 8 installation

Catalogue Description:
Fragment of faience bowl glazed light blue. Underside undecorated. Interior decorated in usual purple-black pigment with scene now very incomplete. Preserved portion represents head and breast of young girl wearing thin linen dress, standing in boat (?) and carrying long pole on left shoulder. From preserved end of pole are suspended ducks and lotus flowers. Drawing of fine quality. Condition: Fragmentary.

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