Statuette of Seated Nude
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Terracotta, plaster, pigment
3rd-4th century C.E.
5 9/16 x 3 3/4 x 2 3/16 in. (14.2 x 9.5 x 5.6 cm) (show scale)
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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
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Statuette of Seated Nude, 3rd-4th century C.E. Terracotta, plaster, pigment, 5 9/16 x 3 3/4 x 2 3/16 in. (14.2 x 9.5 x 5.6 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, 16.272. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.16.272_NegA_print_bw.jpg)
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Terracotta statuette of seated nude man grasping in his left arm a harp which he plays with his phallus. Cast hollow in two part mould. Compare with 16.271.
Condition: Entire surface weathered. Extensive remains of white plaster (?) around phallus.
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