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Fragment of Temple Relief

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

MEDIUM Limestone
  • Place Made: Egypt
  • DATES 664-332 B.C.E.
    PERIOD Late Period (probably)
    DIMENSIONS 9 5/8 x 10 1/16 in. (24.5 x 25.5 cm)  (show scale)
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    CREDIT LINE Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION Fragment of Temple Relief, 664-332 B.C.E. Limestone, 9 5/8 x 10 1/16 in. (24.5 x 25.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1357E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.1357E_NegB_print_bw.jpg)
    IMAGE overall, CUR.37.1357E_NegB_print_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2014
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Trial Piece or small fragment of relief: Sunk relief figure of a hawk followed by a sun disk, from which hangs a uraeus wearing an ankh.
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