Figure of Mut
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
664–332 B.C.E., or later
Dynasty 30, or later
Late Period (or later)
1 9/16 x 3/8 x 3/8 in. (4 x 0.9 x 1 cm) (show scale)
This item is not on view
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Figure of Mut, 664–332 B.C.E., or later. Faience, 1 9/16 x 3/8 x 3/8 in. (4 x 0.9 x 1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 08.480.147. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.08.480.147_view1.jpg)
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Blue faience figure of Mut standing, as amulet. Arms at sides, left leg advanced. Double crown, and vulture headdress. Inscribed plinth. Loop joining back of crown to headdress.
Condition: Loop and tip of crown broken. Base and left foot badly chipped. Extensive traces of gold leaf on headdress and entire garment.
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