Conical Boss from a Bowl
- Third Intermediate Period
- Dynasty 21–22
- ca. 1070–712 B.C.
- From Egypt, Eastern Delta, Tell Basta (Bubastis), Temple of Bastet, ancient cache
- h. 3 cm (1 3/16 in); diam. 6 cm (2 3/8 in)
- Credit Line:
- Theodore M. Davis Collection, Bequest of Theodore M. Davis, 1915
- Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 125
This cone, found among the items in the Tell Basta treasure, would have been attached at the inner center of an elaborately decorated bowl like 07.228.20.