Egyptian. <em>Isis, the Mother of Apis</em>, ca. 670-332 B.C.E. Bronze, 4 1/2 x 2 3/4 x 3 3/8 in. (11.5 x 7 x 8.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 73.25. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum (Gavin Ashworth,er), 73.25_Gavin_Ashworth_photograph.jpg)

Isis, the Mother of Apis


Medium: Bronze

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 670-332 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 4 1/2 x 2 3/4 x 3 3/8 in. (11.5 x 7 x 8.5 cm)



Accession Number: 73.25

Image: 73.25_Gavin_Ashworth_photograph.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
A bronze finial with head of Apis bull wearing sun disk with uraeus surmounted by two plumes and wearing lappet wig and floral collar with falcon terminals. Single menat from back of plumes to shoulder area. Two columns of inscription on shaft. Condition: Excellent. Brown patina with green in areas. Small portion gone from lower edge of broad collar and portion gone from lower edge of finial shaft.

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