<em>Uraeus with Solar Disk</em>, 305-30 B.C.E. Bronze, gold, 4 15/16 x 2 x 1 1/2 in. (12.6 x 5.1 x 3.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 51.147.2. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 51.147.2_front_PS4.jpg)

Uraeus with Solar Disk

Medium: Bronze, gold

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:305-30 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 4 15/16 x 2 x 1 1/2 in. (12.6 x 5.1 x 3.8 cm)


Accession Number: 51.147.2

Image: 51.147.2_front_PS4.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Gilt-bronze relief of uraeus with large sun-disk. Tang on base, suspension loop on reverse of disk. Obverse of body originally inlaid with glass; reverse decorated by incisions. Figure probably represents a deity. See description under 51.147.1 Condition: Inlay entirely lost. Only scattered portions of gold leaf preserved.

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