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Fragment of a statue

Egyptian
New Kingdom (?)


Findspot: Egypt, Dendara

Dimensions

Overall: Height = 18 cm (7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.1027

Medium or Technique

Granite

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Granite; priest wearing a leopard’s skin. Inscribed on back.

Provenance

From Egypt, Dendara. 1898: excavated by William Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; presented to the MFA at the general meeting of the EEF.
(Accession Date: November 1, 1898)

Credit Line

Egyptian Research Account by subscription