First Intermediate Period or Middle Kingdom
Findspot: Egypt, Asyut
Height: 5 cm (1 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Fragments of cloth and dried substance are still adhering to it. The body shape is slender and ovoid. The base is pointed. It is complete.
From Asyut. 1904: purchased for the MFA by Albert M. Lythgoe.
Emily Esther Sears Fund