Head of Serapis
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
2nd-3rd century C.E.
3 3/8 x 1 7/8 x 1 5/8 in. (8.5 x 4.8 x 4.1 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
Terracotta head of Serapis. Conventional type of face with high moduis on top of head. Apparently a fragment from a statuette. Cast hollow in two part mould.
Condition: Surface considerably worn.
This item is not on view
Head of Serapis, 2nd-3rd century C.E. Terracotta, 3 3/8 x 1 7/8 x 1 5/8 in. (8.5 x 4.8 x 4.1 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, 16.224. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.16.224_NegA_print_bw.jpg)
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