Statuette of Anubis
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Bronze, electrum, gold
Dynasty 26, or later
3 3/8 x 1 1/16 x 3/4 in. (8.6 x 2.7 x 1.9 cm) (show scale)
This item is not on view
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Statuette of Anubis, 664-332 B.C.E. Bronze, electrum, gold, 3 3/8 x 1 1/16 x 3/4 in. (8.6 x 2.7 x 1.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.401E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 37.401E_PS9.jpg)
overall, 37.401E_PS9.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2015
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One solid cast bronze figure of Anubis. Jackal headed with striated lappet wig. He sports a shendyt kilt, striding with left leg forward. His hands are held, clenched into fists at his sides. The whites of the eyes are gilded.
Condition: Left leg lost from the knee down. Right foot lacking and left ear tip missing as well. Large portion of the right ear is also missing. The snout is chipped left side. Good green/black patina. Solid cast.
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