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Figure of god Anubis


Artist Unknown (Egyptian)


712-664 B.C.

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Figure of god Anubis, Artist Unknown (Egyptian)
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Medium: Sculpture | Bronze
Size: 3 5/8 x 1 1/8 in. (9.21 x 2.86 cm)
Creation Place: Africa, Egypt
Culture: Egyptian, Africa, Egypt
Style: XXVI Ptolemaic dynasty, 8th-7th century B.C.
Physical Description: jackal-headed god Anubis, bronze, Egyptian, XVII Dynasty; green patina; eyes, mouth, fingers, toes, hair of ears, strands of wig, vertical folds of short kilt, horizontal folds of the kilt-pendant, all rendered by incised lines; solid casting; body heavy
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The William Hood Dunwoody Fund
Accession Number: 16.35
Added to Site: February 28, 2009