Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
On View: 19th Dynasty to Roman Period, Martha A. and Robert S. Rubin Gallery, 3rd Floor
ca. 525-30 B.C.E.
Late Period to Ptolemaic Period
1 x 1 3/8 x 3/16 in. (2.5 x 3.5 x 0.5 cm) (show scale)
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Recumbent Jackal, ca. 525-30 B.C.E. Glass, 1 x 1 3/8 x 3/16 in. (2.5 x 3.5 x 0.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1238E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.1238E_wwg8.jpg)
installation, West Wing gallery 8 installation, CUR.37.1238E_wwg8.jpg
. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2006
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Glass inlay representing, in relief (rear surface flat), a jackal recumbent upon a flat plinth. The ribs are indicated by grooves; the tail curves up around the haunch. The body is translucent violet; the head is opaque white.
Condition: Small nicks and pits.
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