Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Egyptian alabaster (calcite)
ca. 1539-1190 B.C.E.
Dynasty 18 to Dynasty 19
Greatest Diam. 7/16 x 13/16 in. (1.1 x 2.1 cm) (show scale)
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Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Ear Stud, ca. 1539-1190 B.C.E. Egyptian alabaster (calcite), Greatest Diam. 7/16 x 13/16 in. (1.1 x 2.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1470E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.37.1469E_37.1470E_37.1471E_37.1742E_view01.jpg)
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Alabaster ear stud. In shape it is similar to a papyrus column with widely flaring umbel.
Condition: Small chips and some incrustation; otherwise good.
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