Egyptian. <em>Figure of a Nubian Captive</em>, 8th-7th century B.C.E. Faience, 1 x 1/2 x 9/16 in. (2.6 x 1.3 x 1.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1111E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.1111E_negB_bw.jpg)

Figure of a Nubian Captive


Medium: Faience

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:8th-7th century B.C.E.

Dimensions: 1 x 1/2 x 9/16 in. (2.6 x 1.3 x 1.5 cm)


Accession Number: 37.1111E

Image: CUR.37.1111E_negB_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Small faience figure of a Nubian captive. The figure kneels upon a flat plinth with is arms bound tight against his sides (the cords are indicated on the rear of the arms and body). The rear of the head is flat. The figure is now a dark brownish green; the hair is black. Condition: Glaze darkened; small chips in plinth.

Brooklyn Museum