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Fragmentary Figurine

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

MEDIUM Terracotta
  • Place Made: Egypt
  • DATES 3rd century C.E.
    PERIOD Roman Period
    DIMENSIONS 1 11/16 x 2 3/4 in. (4.3 x 7 cm)
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    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 Fragmentary terra cotta figurine. Small seated nude male figure probably the Silen. Phallic type. Back and left arm rest on low enclosure. Cast solid in one piece mould. Condition: Head and right end of base missing.
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