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Faience ithyphallic male and female in an erotic pose. The male is missing the head. The faience is blue glazed. They are standing on a base. The surface of the base is chipped in the corner.

Provenance

Egypt

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

Egyptian, Greco-Roman Period, 332 B.C.–A.D. 337

Dimensions

height x width x length (height including base): 3.1 x 1.7 x 7.7 cm (1 1/4 x 11/16 x 3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

66.323

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture