<em>Inlay in the Form of Nephthys Kneeling</em>, 343-30 B.C.E. Glass, 1 5/16 x 11/16 x 3/16 in. (3.4 x 1.7 x 0.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1129E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.1129E_37.1127E_GRPA_cropped.jpg)

Inlay in the Form of Nephthys Kneeling

Medium: Glass

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:343-30 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 1 5/16 x 11/16 x 3/16 in. (3.4 x 1.7 x 0.4 cm)


Accession Number: 37.1129E

Image: CUR.37.1129E_37.1127E_GRPA_cropped.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Light green, slightly translucent, glass inlay representing, in relief (rear surface face is flat), the goddess Nephthys. The goddess faces left, and kneels on a flat plinth. Her left arm rests upon her thigh; her right hand is held to her face. She is crowned with a “ht”- sign with supports a “neb”-basket. The piece was made in an open mold, and is not distinctly modelled. Condition: Small nicks; otherwise good.

Brooklyn Museum