King wearing Blue Crown
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Dynasty 30, or later
Late Period to early Ptolemaic Period
5 11/16 x 3 11/16 x 4 in. (14.5 x 9.3 x 10.2 cm) (show scale)
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
Marble head of king wearing Blue Crown; uraeus with double loop: streamers in low relief at rear of crown. Conventionalized face showing influence of Dynasty XVIII style. Preserved to neck.
Condition: Intact. Entire surface covered with crystalline deposit which entirely obscures the marble surface. Three holes, seemingly ancient, on base of neck with remains of iron (?) rust. Purpose not evident.
This item is not on view
King wearing Blue Crown, 381–30 B.C.E. Marble, 5 11/16 x 3 11/16 x 4 in. (14.5 x 9.3 x 10.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 54.68. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 54.68_transpc002.jpg)
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