Fragment of a statuette

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
1550–1295 B.C.


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .342 H.

Accession Number

87.673

Medium or Technique

Granodiorite

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Both arms close to sides with fingers spread out; upper part of body bare, a close fitting garment from waist down with a curving seam in front.

Provenance

From Tell Nabasha. 1886, excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; presented to the MFA at EEF fifth annual general meeting; sent over June 1, 1887. (Accession date: June 1, 1887)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription