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Fragment of statuette of a queen

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 26
664–525 B.C.


Object Place: Egypt, Ehnasya

Dimensions

Overall: 3.8 x 5.4 cm (1 1/2 x 2 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

05.253

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

She wears the double crown and uraeus; head and bust of woman; soft blue frit.

Provenance

From Ihnasya el-Medina (Herakleoplis Magna). 1903-1904: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; 1905, presented to the MFA by the EEF. (Accession date: January 1, 1905)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription