Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 19, shaft B
Width x height x depth: 3.4 x 27 x 4.8 cm (1 5/16 x 10 5/8 x 1 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Stanford and Norma Jean Calderwood Gallery (Gallery 119)
Wood. Traces black color on short wig. Left arm complete with dowel hole; right hand missing; part of left leg damaged by ants. Rectangular base with remains of string wrapping and pink plaster.
From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 19, pit B. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the Egyptian government; 1920: received by the MFA.
(Accession Date: March 1, 1920)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition