<em>Fragment of a Hollow Cylinder</em>, 3rd-4th century C.E. Terracotta, pigment, 5 3/8 x diam. 1 5/8 in. (13.7 x 4.2 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, 16.269. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.16.269_NegC_print_bw.jpg)

Fragment of a Hollow Cylinder

Medium: Terracotta, pigment

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:3rd-4th century C.E.

Dimensions: 5 3/8 x diam. 1 5/8 in. (13.7 x 4.2 cm)


Accession Number: 16.269

Image: CUR.16.269_NegC_print_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Fragment of a hollow terracotta cylinder, probably a handle to a staff or similar object. Front surface decorated with vertical register of interlacing circles in raised relief each enclosing a head of a deity. Cast in two part mould. Condition: Each end missing.

Brooklyn Museum