Fragmentary Statuette of a Nude Female
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
2nd - 3rd century C.E.
5 7/8 x 5 x 2 1/16 in. (15 x 12.7 x 5.2 cm) (show scale)
Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour
Fragmentary, terra cotta female (Beset?) statuette. Fat, nude woman standing, supporting with her left hand an oval shield. Long curls hang down over shoulders. Probably a local deity. Cast hollow in two part mould.
Condition: Head, neck, right arm and most of legs missing.
This item is not on view
Fragmentary Statuette of a Nude Female, 2nd - 3rd century C.E. Clay, 5 7/8 x 5 x 2 1/16 in. (15 x 12.7 x 5.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour, 16.215. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.16.215_NegA_print_bw.jpg)
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