One Figure of a Male
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
1 9/16 x 2 3/8 x 13/16 in. (4 x 6.1 x 2.1 cm) (show scale)
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One Figure of a Male, 305-30 B.C.E. Faience, 1 9/16 x 2 3/8 x 13/16 in. (4 x 6.1 x 2.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Museum Collection, X865.3. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.X865.3_back.jpg)
. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2014
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Erotic figure of a male in blue faience, sitting on a base with knees raised. His enormous phallus follows the top of the base to the left. His left elbow is supported by two pillows and his head rests on his left hand. Dark dots in purple adorn the front of the figure.
Condition: The face is effaced and there are chips missing in several places. The end of the phallus is broken away and the base is severely damaged.
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