Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
2nd century B.C.E.-3rd century C.E.
late Ptolemaic Period or Roman Period
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Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Altar, 2nd century B.C.E.-3rd century C.E. Bronze, 4 1/2 x 4 in. (11.5 x 10.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1615E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.1615E_NegID_37.1613E_GRPA_print_cropped_bw.jpg)
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One bronze altar or pedestal.
Condition: Much overcleaned, bare metal shows. Hole in the base is evident. Top bears some holes at points of metal bending. Overall in good condition. Interior roughly finished.
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