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BZ.1927.2, Palette in the Shape of a Fish

BZ.1927.2, Palette in the Shape of a Fish

Byzantine Collection, Dumbarton Oaks Museum

Forgery

Slate, 9.2 cm x 15.8 cm (3 5/8 in. x 6 1/4 in.)

The Blisses acquired this sculpture (as ancient Egyptian) from the Parisian dealer Ernest Brummer in 1927.