<em>Kneeling Figure of Harbes</em>, ca. 664–610 B.C.E. Bronze, 4 5/8 x 1 7/8 x 2 1/8 in. (11.7 x 4.7 x 5.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.360E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 37.360E_front.jpg)

Kneeling Figure of Harbes

Medium: Bronze

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 664–610 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 4 5/8 x 1 7/8 x 2 1/8 in. (11.7 x 4.7 x 5.4 cm)


Museum Location: 19th Dynasty to Roman Period, Martha A. and Robert S. Rubin Gallery, 3rd Floor


Accession Number: 37.360E

Image: 37.360E_front.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
One bronze kneeling figure of an official named Harbes. The arms of the figure are placed in a naophorous attitude. The torso is well modeled particularly in the rear. The face does not display such detail in modeling and summarily sketched. A band of inscription occupies the back of the belt. Condition: Some slight pitting of the bronze which bears a solid green/black patina. Some corrosion products still remain evident under the arms and about the base, in the rear.

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