Figure of Qebesenuef

Egyptian
Third Intermediate Period, Dynasty 21–22
1075–712 B.C.


Dimensions

4.3 x 1.9 cm (1 11/16 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

72.4793

Medium or Technique

Wax

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Mummy trappings

Hawk-head; rude modeling; raised details; lower part missing; very thin.

Provenance

By 1836: Robert Hay Collection, Linplum, Scotland; 1863: to his son, Robert James Alexander Hay; 1868-1872: Way Collection, Boston (purchased by Samuel A. Way through London dealers Rollin and Feuardent, 27 Haymarket); 1872: given to the MFA by Samuel's son, C. Granville Way.

Credit Line

Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way