<em>Fragmentary Statuette of a Nude Female</em>, 2nd - 3rd century C.E. Clay, 5 7/8 x 5 x 2 1/16 in. (15 x 12.7 x 5.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour, 16.215. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.16.215_NegA_print_bw.jpg)

Fragmentary Statuette of a Nude Female

Medium: Clay

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:2nd - 3rd century C.E.

Dimensions: 5 7/8 x 5 x 2 1/16 in. (15 x 12.7 x 5.2 cm)


Accession Number: 16.215

Image: CUR.16.215_NegA_print_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Fragmentary, terra cotta female (Beset?) statuette. Fat, nude woman standing, supporting with her left hand an oval shield. Long curls hang down over shoulders. Probably a local deity. Cast hollow in two part mould. Condition: Head, neck, right arm and most of legs missing.

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