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Ointment or libation bowl

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Provenance

Said to be from Syria. By 1963: with Robert E. Hecht, Hesperia Art, Philadelphia; 1963: given to the MFA by Robert E. Hecht.

Credit Line

Gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr.

Near Eastern, Iron Age, about 9th century B.C.

Object Place for Label

Syria

Dimensions

Height (of bowl) x length: 2.8 x 9.2 cm (1 1/8 x 3 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

63.276

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels