Part of a Wig from a Composite Statue
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 1352-1336 B.C.E.
New Kingdom, possibly Amarna Period
3 3/4 × 3 7/8 × 2 1/8 in. (9.5 × 9.8 × 5.4 cm) (show scale)
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Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Part of a Wig from a Composite Statue, ca. 1352-1336 B.C.E. Granite, 3 3/4 × 3 7/8 × 2 1/8 in. (9.5 × 9.8 × 5.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.561. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.37.561_view01.jpg)
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Part of a separate headdress in black granite. Preserved portion includes approximately one half of the complete piece. The type of wig and the treatment of the hair indicate very indefinitely an 18th dynasty origin. Workmanship is good.
Condition: Extremely fragmentary condition. Surface chipped.
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