Bracket

Egyptian


Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 662; Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), p. 127 (additional published references).

Dimensions

Overall: 7 x 6.5 cm (2 3/4 x 2 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

03.1656

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Bust of a youth on the upright; two rows of curls in front and a curl over each shoulder; heavy necklace and pendants.

Provenance

Said to be from Abydos. 1903: purchased for the MFA in Qena, Egypt from Ghirgas by Albert M. Lythgoe as part of a group (03.1654-03.1656) for £3. (Accession date: January 1, 1903)

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund