<em>Statuette of a Girl</em>, ca. 1390-1353 B.C.E. Ivory, pigment, 3 1/4 x 5/8 in. (8.3 x 1.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 40.126.2. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 40.126.2_SL1.jpg)

Statuette of a Girl

Medium: Ivory, pigment

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1390-1353 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 3 1/4 x 5/8 in. (8.3 x 1.6 cm)


Museum Location: Egyptian Orientation Gallery, 3rd Floor


Accession Number: 40.126.2

Image: 40.126.2_SL1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Small painted ivory statuette of a nude standing girl, wearing elaborately braided wig; suspension loop on the top of wig. Left arm held under breasts. Hair painted black; minute traces of red pigment on body. Condition: Practically perfect. Necklace missing. Two minute holes just above pelvis suggest figure may have worn a belt or girdle.

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