Fragment from Statue of Montuemhat
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Possible Place Purchased: Egypt
ca. 1075-656 B.C.E.
late Dynasty 25 to Dynasty 26
Third Intermediate Period
5 1/2 × 7 × 4 in. (14 × 17.8 × 10.2 cm) (show scale)
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
Fragment from the breast of a black granite statue of Mentuemhat. Leopard skin over left shoulder and Hathor-head pendant of necklace in relief on breast. Name and titles on band over left shoulder. Incomplete remains of three columns of inscription on back.
Condition: Poor: Only small portions of statue is represented in the fragment. Sides entirely missing. Numerous chips. Inscription on back very badly worn and in part illegible.
This item is not on view
Egyptian. Fragment from Statue of Montuemhat, ca. 1075-656 B.C.E. Granite, 5 1/2 × 7 × 4 in. (14 × 17.8 × 10.2 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, 16.580.186. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 16.580.186_front_PS11.jpg)
front, 16.580.186_front_PS11.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2021
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