Sunk Relief Representation of a God
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
On View: Egypt Reborn: Art for Eternity, 19th Dynasty to Roman Period, Martha A. and Robert S. Rubin Gallery, 3rd Floor
The identification of this figure is based on his long, curved beard and the remains of a solar disk resting immediately above his head in the manner of a crown. Two stylistic details that occur sporadically in various periods are the hollow drilling of the hair curls and the sculptural demarcation of the eye's iris
ca. 874-773 B.C.E.
Third Intermediate Period
17 1/8 x 16 15/16 x 1 15/16 in. (43.5 x 43 x 5 cm) (show scale)
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Sunk Relief Representation of a God, ca. 874-773 B.C.E. Limestone, 17 1/8 x 16 15/16 x 1 15/16 in. (43.5 x 43 x 5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 75.167. Creative Commons-BY
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