Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Rim fragment with head of calf and "stylized trees"

Period:
Third Intermediate Period or later
Dynasty:
Dynasty 21–25
Date:
ca. 1070–664 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Faience
Dimensions:
2.5 cm (1 in.)
Credit Line:
Purchase, Lila Acheson Wallace Gift, 1985
Accession Number:
1985.163.2
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 130
Possibly among chalice fragments sold at Sotheby's, London [1922, Macgregor sale, lot 293]. Purchased at auction by the Museum, Sotheby's London [July 16, 1985, lot 159].

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