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Headrest with Two Supports

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

MEDIUM Wood
  • Place Made: Egypt
  • DATES ca. 1539–1075 B.C.E.
    PERIOD New Kingdom (probably)
    DIMENSIONS 6 5/16 x 2 3/4 x 10 7/16 in. (16 x 7 x 26.5 cm)  (show scale)
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    ACCESSION NUMBER 37.442E
    CREDIT LINE Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION Headrest with Two Supports, ca. 1539–1075 B.C.E. Wood, 6 5/16 x 2 3/4 x 10 7/16 in. (16 x 7 x 26.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.442E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.37.442E_view01.jpg)
    IMAGE overall, CUR.37.442E_view01.jpg., 2018
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Headrest, with two supporting columns, made of four pieces of wood pegged together. Condition: Dirty; one edge of top chipped; large cracks here and there; other nicks and scratches.
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