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Sculptor's Model with a Relief of a Bull
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Sculptor's Model with a Relief of a Bull


Description Conservation Provenance Credit
Description Sculptor's models such as this were used in the workshops of craftsmen for study and demonstration. Some of them were also donated to temples. The image of the bull is not only a representation of the animal, but also a hieroglyphic script sign.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
8/22/1972Treatmentcleaned; stabilized; coated
8/25/2000Treatmentcleaned
Provenance Khawam Brothers, Cairo; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1931, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1931

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Period
ca. 282-200 BCE (Ptolemaic)
Medium
limestone
(Sculpture)
Accession Number
22.263
Measurements
6 1/2 x 5 3/8 in. (16.5 x 13.7 cm)
Geographies
  • Egypt (Place of Origin)

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