Figure of a Standing Man
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
On View: Pre-Dynastic, Egyptian Galleries, 3rd Floor
ca. 3000-2675 B.C.E.
Dynasty 1 to Dynasty 2 (possibly), or earlier
Early Dynastic Period
3 x 2 1/8 x 1 1/2 in. (7.6 x 5.4 x 3.8 cm) (show scale)
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
Blue faience statuette of a standing man preserved to beginning of legs. Frontal arms at sides. Legs were in the round. Coarse work. Presumably a votive piece.
Condition: Glaze badly worn, legs missing, scattered chips.
Figure of a Standing Man, ca. 3000-2675 B.C.E. Faience, 3 x 2 1/8 x 1 1/2 in. (7.6 x 5.4 x 3.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 58.32.1. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 58.32.1_front_PS6.jpg)
front, 58.32.1_front_PS6.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2011
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