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Statue of a Seated Woman
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Statue of a Seated Woman


Description Conservation Exhibitions Provenance Inscription Credit
Description The woman is dressed in a long garment, which covers her whole body except her toes. The shape of her stool is unusual and might have been intended to represent a folding chair. The integrated base is inscribed with the name of the female owner: Neb't of the Yger clan.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
6/01/2008Treatmentcleaned
Exhibitions
  • Faces of Ancient Arabia: The Giraud and Carolyn Foster Collection of South Arabian Art. The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore. 2008.
Provenance Sotheby's, London, between 1963 and 1971; Giraud and Carolyn Foster, Baltimore, between 1963 and 1971, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 2007, by gift.
Inscriptions [Transliteration] Nb't / Ygr [Translation] Neb't of the Yger clan
Credit Gift of Giraud and Carolyn Foster, 2007

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Period
1st century BCE-1st century CE
Medium
calcite-alabaster
(Sculpture)
Accession Number
21.61
Measurements
H: 10 7/16 x W: 4 5/8 x D: 5 1/16 in. (26.5 x 11.8 x 12.8 cm)
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Location Within Museum
Not On View

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