<em>Plaque</em>, ca. 727-332 B.C.E. Faience, 3 1/4 x 13/16 x 5/8 in. (8.3 x 2.1 x 1.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour, 16.195. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.16.195_NegA_print_bw.jpg)


Medium: Faience

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 727-332 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 3 1/4 x 13/16 x 5/8 in. (8.3 x 2.1 x 1.6 cm)


Accession Number: 16.195

Image: CUR.16.195_NegA_print_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Square faience plaque. Pale blue-green glaze with hawk in raised relief facing right. No inscription. Narrow moulding at each side. Probably intended as an inlay for wall or large piece of furniture. Condition: Poor. Upper and lower edges badly chipped. Body of hawk slightly chipped. Glaze worn; under side not glazed and the frit body is pulverizing rapidly.

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