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At A Glance

  • Period

    ca. 550-331 BCE
  • Geography

  • Material

    Copper alloy Hammered
  • Dimension

    H x W x D: 5.4 x 17 x 17 cm (2 1/8 x 6 11/16 x 6 11/16 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Description

    A shallow hemispherical bowl raised to a plain with a slightly outturned rim. The base is fattened. A pattern of eleven radiating petals, each defined by a raised outer band decorates the interior. A double set of radiating petals encircles the omphalos.
  • Origin

  • Credit Line

    Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
  • Type

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