Egyptian. <em>Fragment from Statue of Montuemhat</em>, ca. 1075-656 B.C.E. Granite, 5 1/2 × 7 × 4 in. (14 × 17.8 × 10.2 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, 16.580.186. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 16.580.186_front_PS11.jpg)

Fragment from Statue of Montuemhat


Medium: Granite

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1075-656 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 5 1/2 × 7 × 4 in. (14 × 17.8 × 10.2 cm)


Accession Number: 16.580.186

Image: 16.580.186_front_PS11.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Fragment from the breast of a black granite statue of Mentuemhat. Leopard skin over left shoulder and Hathor-head pendant of necklace in relief on breast. Name and titles on band over left shoulder. Incomplete remains of three columns of inscription on back. Condition: Poor: Only small portions of statue is represented in the fragment. Sides entirely missing. Numerous chips. Inscription on back very badly worn and in part illegible.

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