Small Figure of a Priest Walking
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
3 1/16 x 1 7/16 x 13/16 in. (7.8 x 3.6 x 2.1 cm) (show scale)
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Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Small Figure of a Priest Walking, 664-332 B.C.E. Bronze, 3 1/16 x 1 7/16 x 13/16 in. (7.8 x 3.6 x 2.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.552E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.552E_NegID_37.552E_GRPA_print_cropped_bw.jpg)
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One small bronze figure of a priest. Solid cast. He wears close cropped hair and strides with left foot advanced. With his left hand holds a small figure of an ape to his chest.
Condition: Green/black patina overall. Lacks right hand and front of left foot. Chip is taken from the top of the head revealing cuprite layer. Solid cast in fine condition. Surface superficially pitted.
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