Woman on a Bed
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 1539–1292 B.C.E.
8 7/16 x 3 5/16 x 2 15/16 in. (21.4 x 8.4 x 7.4 cm)
2 11/16 x 3 3/8 x 8 3/8 in. (6.8 x 8.5 x 21.2 cm) (show scale)
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Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund
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Woman on a Bed, ca. 1539–1292 B.C.E. Terracotta, 8 7/16 x 3 5/16 x 2 15/16 in. (21.4 x 8.4 x 7.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund, 14.607. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.14.607_NegA_print_bw.jpg)
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Terracotta bed with recumbent figure of nude woman in high relief. Probably a servant figurine.
Condition: Bed, three legs missing, portions of head of bed missing. Upper part of body of woman badly worn probably from salts. Object assembled from 2 pieces and entire surface badly worn.
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