<em>Small Figurine of a Kneeling Man</em>, 664-332 B.C.E. Bronze, 1 3/4 x 9/16 x 7/8 in. (4.4 x 1.5 x 2.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin WIlbour Fund, 37.359E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , 37.362E_37.359E_NegA_glass_bw_SL4.jpg)

Small Figurine of a Kneeling Man

Medium: Bronze

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:664-332 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 1 3/4 x 9/16 x 7/8 in. (4.4 x 1.5 x 2.3 cm)


Accession Number: 37.359E

Image: 37.362E_37.359E_NegA_glass_bw_SL4.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Small bronze figure of a kneeling priest intended for insertion via a tenon which descends from his knees. His forearms are raised in a gesture of worship. The right arm has been bent. He wears a skull cap and pleated skirt. Condition: Brown/black patina. The whole surface is quite shiny from a shellac coating. Some pits are present. The left arm may have been bent in antiquity into its now unnatural position. Otherwise in good condition. Solid cast.

Brooklyn Museum