Period: Third Intermediate Period
Dynasty: Dynasty 21–22
Date: ca. 1070–712 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt, Eastern Delta, Tell Basta (Zagazig, Zaqaziq; Bubastis), Temple of Bastet, ancient cache
Dimensions: h. 14 cm (5 1/2 in)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1907
Accession Number: 07.228.18
Situlae formed part of wine-drinking sets, apparently used for sipping wine. This silver example is decorated with leaves around the neck.