Statuette of the Goddess Mut
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
4 13/16 x 15/16 x 1 1/8 in. (12.2 x 2.4 x 2.9 cm) (show scale)
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Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Statuette of the Goddess Mut, 305-30 B.C.E. Bronze, 4 13/16 x 15/16 x 1 1/8 in. (12.2 x 2.4 x 2.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.403E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.403E_view2.jpg)
. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2016
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Striding bronze figure of a goddess, probably Mut, wearing a long close-fitting dress, lappet wig, vulture headdress and double crown. Her right arm is advanced and her right hand is pierced to hold a now missing staff of scepter.
Condition: Copper/black patina. Spiral missing from crown. Some pitting on foot.
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