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Panther Head

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

MEDIUM Bronze
  • Place Made: Egypt
  • DATES 30 B.C.E.-100 C.E.
    PERIOD Early Roman Period (possibly)
    DIMENSIONS 2 5/8 × Diam. of base 1 1/8 in. (6.7 × 2.9 cm)
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    ACCESSION NUMBER 16.249
    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
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Bronze panther head. Open mouth. Undecorated ring at base. Cast hollow. Excellent work. Probably a detail from a piece of furniture etc. Condition: Object has obviously been cleaned. Small patch of bronze disease under mouth. Part of ring base missing.
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