Egyptian Indurated Limestone Bowl

SKU: MS.0109

Origin: Egypt
Circa: Early Dynastic Period, c. 3000 - 2650 BC
Dimensions: 11" Diameter (29.2cms)
Medium: Limestone

Simple in form this shallow round bowl has a narrowly carved rim and incised central circle.


Michael Rice collection, UK, acquired 1960s-1970s.

Repaired from various fragments with areas of in-fill and over-painting along the repair lines. Some natural weathering and pitted holes to the structure of the stone. Overall with minor surface wear. A few nicks to the rim.

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