AN IRON AGE BRONZE BOWL
Catalog:Bronze:Near Eastern and Egyptian: stock #1312555
Iron Age II; 9th -6th Century BCE
Made for use in a wine set this bowl is composed primarily of a body for the holding of liquids, adorned with a central omphalos. The rim is everted and separated from the body of the bowl by a constriction which creates the neck of the vessel.
In excellent condition with natural patina present.
Height: 4.7 cm (1.85 inches); Diameter: 15.3 cm (6.02 inches)
Similar examples in the Israel Museum
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