<em>Beard from a Statue of a God</em>, 664-30 B.C. Bronze, glass, faience paste, 7/8 x 9/16 x 3 1/16 in. (2.2 x 1.5 x 7.7 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, 16.241. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 16.241_left_PS2.jpg)

Beard from a Statue of a God

Medium: Bronze, glass, faience paste

Dates:664-30 B.C.

Dimensions: 7/8 x 9/16 x 3 1/16 in. (2.2 x 1.5 x 7.7 cm)

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Museum Location: Great Hall, Southwest, 1st floor

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Accession Number: 16.241

Image: 16.241_left_PS2.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Bronze beard from a statue of a god. Front surface inlaid with dark blue glass strips. Tip of beard has six grooves for vertical inlays. Cast hollow and made as separate piece. Condition: Over half of the inlays are missing.

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