Trial Piece with Two Heads
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
late XVIII Dynasty
New Kingdom, Amarna Period
9 3/8 x 9 5/16 x 2 1/2 in. (23.8 x 23.6 x 6.4 cm) (show scale)
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Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Trial Piece with Two Heads. Limestone, 9 3/8 x 9 5/16 x 2 1/2 in. (23.8 x 23.6 x 6.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 33.61. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 33.61.jpg)
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Limestone trial piece. On one large face, two incomplete incised male heads with wigs, the latter undecorated. Above the left hand, a clenched hand, profile view. The heads, which face, are more or less unfinished. Workmanship not fine, probably the effort of a student. The stone is wedge-shaped, tapering towards top.
Condition: Good. Lower right corner missing. Scattered chips.
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