Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 1075-332 B.C.E.
Third Intermediate Period or Late Period
2 5/16 × 11/16 × 11/16 in. (5.9 × 1.8 × 1.8 cm) (show scale)
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Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Obelisk, ca. 1075-332 B.C.E. Glass, 2 5/16 × 11/16 × 11/16 in. (5.9 × 1.8 × 1.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 65.134.2. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.65.134.2_view01.jpg)
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Greenish glass obelisk with engraved Horus name of an unidentified king on all four faces; bottom has a small round hole. Perhaps originally blue glass.
Condition: Sound, but discolored; surface covered with pale iridescence.
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