Amulet of Baubo
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
3rd century B.C.E.-2nd century C.E.
Ptolemaic Period to Roman Period
7/8 x 1/2 x 1/4 in. (2.2 x 1.2 x 0.6 cm) (show scale)
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Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Amulet of Baubo, 3rd century B.C.E.-2nd century C.E. Glass, 7/8 x 1/2 x 1/4 in. (2.2 x 1.2 x 0.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.981E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.981E_view01.jpg)
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Small green translucent glass figure, modeled in the round, of a nude female seated upon a small plinth. She sits with her legs drawn up and outwards with her hands resting between them. There are the partial remains of an eyelet on the top of her head.
Condition: Light incrustation in hollows.
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