Cobra Figure card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Cobra Figure

44.19.24

Currently not on display

Information

Wooden striking cobra (uraeus). Originally wapplied with thin layer of plaster (gesso) and painted - now just trace amounts of blue and red. Wooden peg for attachment at base. Possibly from a decorative frieze from the New Kingdom or later. CONDITION NOTE (1998): Incomplete, worn, surface loss, area of damage, hole at base, adhesive residue.