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Limestone sculptor's model


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Title/s

Limestone sculptor's model

Category

architectural element

Name

relief

Description

Sobek, crocodile form, fragment. The depiction shows a crocodiles' head, the animal has particularly prominent teeth and elaborately carved eyelashes.

Field Collection

Egypt

Dimensions

height width

Period

Ptolemaic

Date

332 B.C. — 30 B.C.

Provenance

bequeathed: Gayer-Anderson, R.G. (Major) 1943 (Filtered for: Antiquities)

Documentation

  1. (1989) Treasures from the Fitzwilliam Museum , Cambridge (Cambs.) : The Fitzwilliam Museum (1989) Cambridge (Cambs.): The Fitzwilliam Museum
    [comments: No.5 p.6]

Material/s

limestone

Accession Number

E.GA.4545.1943 (Antiquities)
(Reference Number: 58996; Input Date: 2003-03-25 / Last Edit: 2011-07-12)

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