Head, probably from a Statuette
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
3rd-4th century C.E.
3 3/8 x 1 11/16 x 2 9/16 in. (8.5 x 4.3 x 6.5 cm) (show scale)
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
Head of a statuette representing the child Horus. Elaborately braided hair with diadem surmounted by small crown of Upper and Lower Egypt. Cast hollow in two-part mould.
Condition: Preserved portion in good condition. Crude workmanship.
This item is not on view
Head, probably from a Statuette, 3rd-4th century C.E. Terracotta, 3 3/8 x 1 11/16 x 2 9/16 in. (8.5 x 4.3 x 6.5 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, 16.222. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.16.222_NegA_print_bw.jpg)
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