Cynocephalus Baboon (Thoth)
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Dynasty 26 to Dynasty 30
2 3/8 x 3/4 x 1 3/8 in., 0.3 lb. (6 x 1.9 x 3.5 cm, 0.14kg) (show scale)
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
Small bronze statuette of a seated cynocephalus ape. Conventional type with hands resting on knees. Headdress cannot be identified because of condition. No inscription.
Condition: Poor. Entire surface badly worn and corroded. Headdress broken. Some improvement can be obtained by cleaning. Cast solid in two part mould.
This item is not on view
Cynocephalus Baboon (Thoth), 664–343 B.C.E. Bronze, 2 3/8 x 3/4 x 1 3/8 in., 0.3 lb. (6 x 1.9 x 3.5 cm, 0.14kg). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 08.480.41. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.08.480.41_view1.jpg)
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