Female torso and legs

Egyptian
Second Intermediate Period
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Probably from Deir el-Ballas, North Kom

Dimensions

Width x length: 3.2 x 11.2 cm (1 1/4 x 4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.1677

Medium or Technique

Clay

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

One fragment of female figurine. It is a fragment of a red ware torso and legs of crude steatopygous female figurine. It is of C-Group or Pan-Grave type. Omphalos is indicated. There are 8 impressed dots above the pubic triangle. The fingers are incised on the thighs. There are dots on the back. “Unregistered Feb - April 1901. Imp 1947. Deir el Ballas. Clay models from Northern Kom.”

Provenance

Probably from Deir el-Ballas, North Kom (see Notes by F.W. Green s.d. April 4, 1900; "281"). 1947: Brought from Harvard Camp.

Credit Line

Brought from Harvard Camp in 1947