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Figure of a Composite Deity

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

MEDIUM Faience
  • Place Made: Egypt
  • DATES 664-30 B.C.E.
    PERIOD Late Period to Ptolemaic Period
    DIMENSIONS 2 1/8 x 1 x 1 1/8 in. (5.4 x 2.5 x 2.8 cm)
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    ACCESSION NUMBER 53.88
    CREDIT LINE Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Pale blue-green faience statuette of a composite, standing deity. Dwarfed human body, head of cynocephalen ape with ram’s muzzle, falcon’s wings, etc. Incomplete. Condition: Headdress broken. Missing parts, loop, tip of tail, lower legs and base.
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