Figure of a Nymph
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Late Roman Period (possibly)
2 9/16 × 1 9/16 × 1 in. (6.5 × 3.9 × 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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Egypto-Roman. Figure of a Nymph, 100-395 C.E. Bronze, 2 9/16 × 1 9/16 × 1 in. (6.5 × 3.9 × 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, 16.392. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.16.392_view01.jpg)
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Small bronze figure of a nymph or nereid terminating at lower part in fish (or floral ?) form. Right arm held to hair. Probably the handle of a bronze vessel.
Condition: Good. Light green patina. Metal in sound condition. Most of left arm missing. Details on rear base show object is broken presumably from a vessel.
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