London, South Kensington
29 October 2003
AN EGYPTIAN EARLY DYNASTIC GREEN SCHIST BOWL
DYNASTY I-II, 2920-2649 B.C.
The bowl of shallow conical form with incurved articulated rim and flat circular base, carved from two-tone stone with approximately half being smoother green, the other finely grained and mottled, repaired
7 3/8 in. (18.7 cm.) diam.
Acquired in 1987.
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