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Bucket

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

MEDIUM Terracotta, pigment
  • Place Made: Egypt
  • PERIOD Roman Period
    DIMENSIONS 3 7/16 x 2 11/16 in. (8.8 x 6.9 cm)  (show scale)
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    ACCESSION NUMBER 16.294
    CREDIT LINE 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
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION Bucket. Terracotta, pigment, 3 7/16 x 2 11/16 in. (8.8 x 6.9 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, 16.294. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.16.294_NegA_print_bw.jpg)
    IMAGE front, CUR.16.294_NegA_print_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2015
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Terracotta bucket with single loop handle. One side of bucket is in the form of a male face, the opposite side in the form of a female face. Subjects not identified. Bucket cast in two part mould. Handle free moulded and added after casting. Condition: Extensive remains of white paint.
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     <em>Bucket</em>. Terracotta, pigment, 3 7/16 x 2 11/16 in. (8.8 x 6.9 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, 16.294. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.16.294_NegA_print_bw.jpg)