Fragment of Temple Relief
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Late Period (probably)
9 5/8 × 10 1/16 × 3 3/8 in. (24.5 × 25.5 × 8.5 cm)
mount: 11 × 11 × 3 1/2 in. (27.9 × 27.9 × 8.9 cm) (show scale)
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
Archaeological provenance not yet documented; before 1852, acquired in Egypt by Henry Abbott of Cairo, Egypt and New York, NY; 1859, purchased from Henry Abbott by the New-York Historical Society, New York, NY; 1937, loaned by the New-York Historical Society to the Brooklyn Museum; September 1948, purchased from the New-York Historical Society by the Brooklyn Museum.
Trial Piece or small fragment of relief: Sunk relief figure of a hawk followed by a sun disk, from which hangs a uraeus wearing an ankh.
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Fragment of Temple Relief, 664-332 B.C.E. Limestone, 9 5/8 × 10 1/16 × 3 3/8 in. (24.5 × 25.5 × 8.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1357E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.1357E_NegB_print_bw.jpg)
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