Support or Leg of an Object
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Ptolemaic Period to early Roman Period
2 7/16 x diameter of base 1 in. (6.2 x 2.6 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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Graeco-Egyptian. Support or Leg of an Object. Bronze, 2 7/16 x diameter of base 1 in. (6.2 x 2.6 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, 16.389. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.16.389_View1.jpg)
. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2014
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Small bronze support or leg of an object. Torso and head of Bes or Silenus terminating in circular lion foot. Two pronged support on back of figure.
Condition: Fair. Intact but rather heavily corroded.
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