of elongated oval form, both sides carved in raised relief with face surmounting a floral garland, two fish on either side of the portraiture. The smooth interior incised with petal pattern.
Condition: Intact and in very good condition overall
Dimensions: Height: 3 1/8 inches (8.7 cm), Width: 3.5 inches (8.89 cm) at the largest point.
Provenance: Private Delaware collection acquired in the 1930s and then by descent. Old label attached to the base that reads: "Nabataean, 1 A.D. (Shifta) Sinai, gift from Israelian Air Force.