Statuette of a Seated Elderly Man
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
3rd century B.C.E.
3 11/16 x 1 5/16 x 1 3/4 in. (9.3 x 3.3 x 4.4 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
Terra cotta statuette of a seated elderly man. Tunic thrown over left shoulder and around legs. Major portion of torso nude. With right hand he grasps an unidentified object. Cast hollow in two part mould.
Condition: Lower portion of statuette missing. Back of object blackened.
This item is not on view
Statuette of a Seated Elderly Man, 3rd century B.C.E. Terracotta, 3 11/16 x 1 5/16 x 1 3/4 in. (9.3 x 3.3 x 4.4 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, 16.296. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.16.296_NegA_print_bw.jpg)
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