<em>Inlay in Form of Recumbent Cow</em>, 525-30 B.C.E. Glass, 1 1/8 x 3/16 x 7/8 in. (2.9 x 0.4 x 2.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1315E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.1315E_view1.jpg)

Inlay in Form of Recumbent Cow

Medium: Glass

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:525-30 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 1 1/8 x 3/16 x 7/8 in. (2.9 x 0.4 x 2.3 cm)


Accession Number: 37.1315E

Image: CUR.37.1315E_view1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Opaque glass inlay representing, in relief (rear surface flat), a recumbent cow. The space between the horns is filled with a flat-topped layer of faience to represent a sun-disk. The horns and this disk are a bright green; the remained of the figure is a medium pale blue. Made in an open mold with crude modelling of details. Condition: Dark incrustation in hollows.

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