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Anubis Standing
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Anubis Standing


Description Conservation Exhibitions Provenance Credit
Description Anubis, the god of embalming and protector of the deceased, is depicted with a man's body, a jackal's head, and long wig. The arms and the tip of the nose were made separately. The figure was likely made for a tomb.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
2/12/1964Examinationloan
6/29/2004Treatmenttechnical study; loss compensation; stabilized
Exhibitions
  • Thou Shalt Have No Other Gods Before Me. The Jewish Museum, New York. 1964.
  • Carved for Immortality. The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore. 2004-2005.
Provenance Dikran Kelekian, New York and Paris [date and mode of acquistion unknown] [as 18th Dynasty, Upper Egypt]; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1923, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1923

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Period
ca. 600 BC (Late Period; Saite)
Medium
wood with black, red, white, yellow, and green paint
(Sculpture)
Accession Number
22.240
Measurements
H with base: 16 5/8 in. (42.3 cm)
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Location Within Museum
Not On View

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