Fragment of a Hand From a Colossal Statue
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Dynasty 26, or later
Late Period, Saite Period, or later
1 13/16 x 3 5/8 x 4 5/16 in. (4.6 x 9.2 x 11 cm) (show scale)
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
Fragment from an over life-size statue in brownish-black basalt. Preserved are the thumb and first two fingers of a hand represented clenched in a fist.
Condition: Chips in tip of thumb; otherwise good.
This item is not on view
Fragment of a Hand From a Colossal Statue, 664-30 B.C.E. Basalt, 1 13/16 x 3 5/8 x 4 5/16 in. (4.6 x 9.2 x 11 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.264E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.264E_bodyparts.jpg)
installation, Body Parts Installation (2009), CUR.37.264E_bodyparts.jpg
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