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Sculptor's Model

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

MEDIUM Limestone
DATES 664-545 B.C.E., or later
DYNASTY XXVI Dynasty or later
PERIOD Late Dynastic Period
DIMENSIONS 6 1/4 × 6 3/16 in. (15.9 × 15.7 cm)  (show scale)
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
ACCESSION NUMBER 16.56
CREDIT LINE Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour
RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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CAPTION Sculptor's Model, 664-545 B.C.E., or later. Limestone, 6 1/4 × 6 3/16 in. (15.9 × 15.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour, 16.56. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.16.56_NegA_print_bw.jpg)
IMAGE overall, CUR.16.56_NegA_print_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2013
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Sculptor’s model of limestone. One side has in raised relief, a male head with no headdress; a falcon wearing the double crown; an uraeus and on the lower register two bird hieroglyphs and an unknown object. The reverse has a splendid example also in raised relief of a high intef headdress with a detail from it scratched crudely beside it. Condition, edges chipped.
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 <em>Sculptor's Model</em>, 664-545 B.C.E., or later. Limestone, 6 1/4 × 6 3/16 in. (15.9 × 15.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour, 16.56. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.16.56_NegA_print_bw.jpg)