Figure of Mut
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
664–332 B.C.E., or later
Dynasty 30, or later
Late Period (or later)
1 9/16 x 3/8 x 3/8 in. (4 x 0.9 x 1 cm) (show scale)
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
Blue faience figure of Mut standing, as amulet. Arms at sides, left leg advanced. Double crown, and vulture headdress. Inscribed plinth. Loop joining back of crown to headdress.
Condition: Loop and tip of crown broken. Base and left foot badly chipped. Extensive traces of gold leaf on headdress and entire garment.
This item is not on view
Figure of Mut, 664–332 B.C.E., or later. Faience, 1 9/16 x 3/8 x 3/8 in. (4 x 0.9 x 1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 08.480.147. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.08.480.147_view1.jpg)
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