Statuette of a Seated Elderly Man
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 3rd century B.C.E.
3 11/16 x 1 5/16 x 1 3/4 in. (9.3 x 3.3 x 4.4 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 a Seated Elderly Man, ca. 3rd century B.C.E. Terracotta, 3 11/16 x 1 5/16 x 1 3/4 in. (9.3 x 3.3 x 4.4 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, 16.296. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.16.296_NegA_print_bw.jpg)
. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2015
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Terracotta statuette of a seated elderly man. Tunic thrown over left shoulder and around legs. Major portion of torso nude. With right hand he grasps an unidentified oject. Cast hollow in two part mold.
Condition: Lower portion of statuette missing. Back of object blackened. Hole in center of back.
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