Figure of Cow
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 1539-1075 B.C.E.
1 × 1/2 × 1 5/16 in. (2.6 × 1.3 × 3.3 cm) (show scale)
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Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund
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Figure of Cow, ca. 1539-1075 B.C.E. Faience, 1 × 1/2 × 1 5/16 in. (2.6 × 1.3 × 3.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund, 02.224. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.02.224_view01.jpg)
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Light blue faience figure of a standing cow on oblong base. Scattered and irregular patches of dark blue glaze on body and feet. Body worked in the round. Probably a votive offering to Hathor.
Condition: Head missing. Otherwise excellent.
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