ID in this catalogue WCO 5
Type Outflow water clock 
Current Location

Brooklyn Museum, New York

Catalogue Numbers 57.21.1
Provenance Egypt 
Date 332 BCE - 305 BCE
Dimensions 10 x 4 x 13.8 cm 
Material Granodiorite?


Incomplete: only one small fragment is known to survive
Publications Lodomez (2007) 
External registers Probably single register
External upper band of text Yes
External lower band(s) of text Unknown
Exterior Astronomical Diagram Probably not
Rim Unknown - the fragment contains part of the rim but no images of the top surface have been obtained.
Interior markings Unknown - no images of the interior surface have been obtained.
Other features  

Brooklyn Museum Collection online record:

See also the entry in: Schomberg, A., Berlin Waterclock Project, ID 27 Brooklyn , 2019, Edition Topoi, DOI: 10.17171/2-10-20


 WCO 5 Fragment. Black and white photo showing part of a band of text and the headgear of two figures.

Fragmentary Water Clock, 332 B.C.E.-305 B.C.E. Basalt, 3 15/16 x 1 9/16 x 5 7/16 in. (10 x 4 x 13.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Anonymous gift, 57.21.1. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.57.21.1_negA.jpg)