Fragment of a male statuette
Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
Height x width: 14.5 x 14 cm (5 11/16 x 5 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Black basalt fragment of a male statuette. The head, neck and part of the right shoulder remain. The nose is battered. The surface is smooth and polished. The nose is gone. He wears a wig.
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