Egypto-Roman. <em>Figure of a Nymph</em>, 100-395 C.E. Bronze, 2 9/16 × 1 9/16 × 1 in. (6.5 × 3.9 × 2.6 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, 16.392. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.16.392_view01.jpg)

Figure of a Nymph


Medium: Bronze

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:100-395 C.E.

Dimensions: 2 9/16 × 1 9/16 × 1 in. (6.5 × 3.9 × 2.6 cm)


Accession Number: 16.392

Image: CUR.16.392_view01.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Small bronze figure of a nymph or nereid terminating at lower part in fish (or floral ?) form. Right arm held to hair. Probably the handle of a bronze vessel. Condition: Good. Light green patina. Metal in sound condition. Most of left arm missing. Details on rear base show object is broken presumably from a vessel.

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