Fragmentary figurine of a woman
Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bahri
Height: 4.5 cm (1 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Head, shoulders and upper torso of a faience figurine of a woman wearing “Hathor” wig with tightly coiled lappets. Blue glaze; headdress black.
From Deir-el-Bahari. 1897: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund.
(Accession Date: May 1, 1897)
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