Figurine of a woman
Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 1
Findspot: Egypt, Abydos
Height: 6.8 cm (2 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Egypt: Pre-Dynastic and Dynastic (Gallery 105A)
Hair long and parted in middle; small pointed beard; hands on breast; wears a short tight garment to the knees. Feet missing.
From Abydos, temple. 1903: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt, received by the MFA through subscription to the Egypt Exploration Fund.
(Accession Date: January 1, 1903)
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription