<em>Feeding Calves</em>, ca. 1352-1336 B.C.E. Limestone, pigment, 9 1/16 x 21 1/4 in. (23 x 54 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 60.197.4. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.60.197.4_wwg7.jpg)

Feeding Calves

Medium: Limestone, pigment

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1352-1336 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 9 1/16 x 21 1/4 in. (23 x 54 cm)


Museum Location: Amarna Period, Martha A. and Robert S. Rubin Gallery, 3rd Floor


Accession Number: 60.197.4

Image: CUR.60.197.4_wwg7.jpg,West Wing gallery 7 installation

Catalogue Description:
Limestone relief. In sunk relief to the right, four oxen behind support (?) of a shelter. Seated male attendant feeding (? forcibly) the front ox and holding the lead ropes. At extreme left, hind quarters and tail of standing ox. Wig of man black, his body and oxen a brown-red. Condition: Edges chipped. Paint worn.

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