<em>Bowl</em>, ca. 1295-1185 B.C.E. Faience, 1 1/2 × Diam. 4 1/4 in. (3.8 × 10.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 34.1182. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.34.1182_wwg8.jpg)


Medium: Faience

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1295-1185 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 1 1/2 × Diam. 4 1/4 in. (3.8 × 10.8 cm)


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


Accession Number: 34.1182

Image: CUR.34.1182_wwg8.jpg,West Wing gallery 8 installation

Catalogue Description:
Green faience bowl. Interior decorated in black with figure of a monkey playing the double flute amidst decorations. Black border around inner rim. The bowl is unusually heavy. Probably a New Kingdom piece. Condition, the bowl has been assembled from two pieces; the rim is chipped and the glaze is worn in spots.

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