London, South Kensington
13 May 2003
AN EGYPTIAN GRANODIORITE BOWL
ARCHAIC PERIOD, LATE DYNASTY II-III, CIRCA 2890-2613 B.C.
Of deep form with inward-curving bevelled rim, repaired with some restoration
7 7/8 in. (20 cm.) diam.
A gift from Captain E. G. Spencer-Churchill, M.C. (1876-1964), Northwick Park, Gloucestershire; and by descent to the present owner.
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