<em>Fragmentary Statue of a Figure with Dwarfism</em>, 1st century B.C.-1st century C.E. Granite, 16 5/16 x 16 3/4 x 18 1/2 in. (41.5 x 42.5 x 47 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 48.9. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.48.9_negA_bw.jpg)

Fragmentary Statue of a Figure with Dwarfism

Medium: Granite

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:1st century B.C.-1st century C.E.

Dimensions: 16 5/16 x 16 3/4 x 18 1/2 in. (41.5 x 42.5 x 47 cm)

Collections:

Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 3MZM12, 27D

Exhibitions:

Accession Number: 48.9

Image: CUR.48.9_negA_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Fragmentary gray granite seated statue of nude, male hunchback. Figure is seated on rectangular (or square) base with left leg raised, sole of foot flat on base. Right leg rests on base and passes under the raised left leg. Torso modeled in great detail with ribs of chest indicated. Left arm probably rested on left knee. Portion of right arm not clear, joined to body as far as elbow. Condition: Poor. Head, arms, major portion of left leg front and sides of base, missing, Scattered chips over entire surface.

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