Inlay in Form of Striding Baboon
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Dynasty 27, or later
Persian Period or Ptolemaic Period
1 5/8 x 7/8 x 3/16 in. (4.2 x 2.3 x 0.5 cm) (show scale)
This item is not on view
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Inlay in Form of Striding Baboon, 525-30 B.C.E. Faience, 1 5/8 x 7/8 x 3/16 in. (4.2 x 2.3 x 0.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1282E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.1282E_view1.jpg)
. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2011
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Opaque blue-green glass inlay, representing, in relief, a baboon standing on his hind legs with his arms raised up before him in a gesture of adoration. The details are given by incised lines.
Condition: Worn; cracked in snout and hands.
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