Figure of the Goddess Maat
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
3/4 x 3/16 x 5/16 in. (1.9 x 0.5 x 0.9 cm) (show scale)
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
Small lapis lazuli figure of Maat seated with an ostrich plume upon her head. Crudely modelled. Small projection on the back but the eyelet hole pierces the body. Base is slightly rounded in both front and rear.
Condition: Body broken into two parts at neck level and then mended.
This item is not on view
Figure of the Goddess Maat, 664-332 B.C.E. Lapis lazuli, 3/4 x 3/16 x 5/16 in. (1.9 x 0.5 x 0.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1053E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.1053E_view1.jpg)
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