<em>Inlay in Form of Recumbent Cow</em>, 525-30 B.C.E. Glass, 1 5/16 x 1/8 x 1 1/4 in. (3.4 x 0.3 x 3.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1314E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.1314E_view1.jpg)

Inlay in Form of Recumbent Cow

Medium: Glass

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:525-30 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 1 5/16 x 1/8 x 1 1/4 in. (3.4 x 0.3 x 3.1 cm)


Accession Number: 37.1314E

Image: CUR.37.1314E_view1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Deep red opaque glass (imitating red jasper?) inlay representing, in relief (rear surface flat), a recumbent cow crowned with a Atef-crown. The piece is distinctly modelled; the ribs are indicated by incised lines. Condition: Crown broken off and still unattached to body; dark incrustation in hollows.

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