Fragment of a male statuette
Late Period (?)
Height x width: 10.8 x 7.5 cm (4 1/4 x 2 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Black basalt fragment of a male statuette. The head and part of the torso remain. The nose is battered. He wears an incised broad collar and wig. It is broken across the waist. The surface is smooth and polished.
By 1909: purchased in Egypt by Joseph Lindon Smith; 1909: on loan to the MFA; 1911: purchased by the MFA through funds provided by Mary S. Ames.
(Accession date: August 3, 1911.)
Gift of Miss Mary S. Ames