Cynocephalus Baboon (Thoth)
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Dynasty 26 to Dynasty 30
2 3/8 x 3/4 x 1 3/8 in., 0.3 lb. (6 x 1.9 x 3.5 cm, 0.14kg) (show scale)
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Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Cynocephalus Baboon (Thoth), 664–343 B.C.E. Bronze, 2 3/8 x 3/4 x 1 3/8 in., 0.3 lb. (6 x 1.9 x 3.5 cm, 0.14kg). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 08.480.41. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.08.480.41_view1.jpg)
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Small bronze statuette of a seated cynocephalus ape. Conventional type with hands resting on knees. Headdress cannot be identified because of condition. No inscription.
Condition: Poor. Entire surface badly worn and corroded. Headdress broken. Some improvement can be obtained by cleaning. Cast solid in two part mould.
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