Fragmentary Statuette of a Woman
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
3rd-4th century C.E.
5 11/16 x 3 3/8 x 2 1/2 in. (14.4 x 8.5 x 6.4 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
Incomplete terracotta statuette of nude, standing goddess, supporting with each hand a large empty basket on her head. Heavy double chain around neck. Pendulous breasts. Cast hollow.
Condition: Lower part assembled. Legs missing. Bowl slightly chipped.
This item is not on view
Fragmentary Statuette of a Woman, 3rd-4th century C.E. Clay, 5 11/16 x 3 3/8 x 2 1/2 in. (14.4 x 8.5 x 6.4 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, 16.266. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.16.266_NegC_print_bw.jpg)
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