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Djed-Pillar with Atef-Crown

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

On View: 19th Dynasty to Roman Period, Martha A. and Robert S. Rubin Gallery, 3rd Floor
MEDIUM Faience
  • Place Collected: Saqqara, Egypt
  • DATES ca. 664–305 B.C.E.
    PERIOD Late Period to Macedonian Period
    DIMENSIONS 4 1/8 x 1 in. (10.5 x 2.5 cm)  (show scale)
    ACCESSION NUMBER 08.480.130
    CREDIT LINE Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Pale blue-green faience Dd column surmounted by Atef crown. Conventional type with plinth. Not pierced. Condition: Glaze slightly worn, otherwise good. Good workmanship.
    CAPTION Djed-Pillar with Atef-Crown, ca. 664–305 B.C.E. Faience, 4 1/8 x 1 in. (10.5 x 2.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 08.480.130. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.08.480.130_NegA_print_bw.jpg)
    IMAGE overall, CUR.08.480.130_NegA_print_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2014
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