Fragmentary head of a deity

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep III
1390–1352 B.C.


Object Place: Notes: Egypt (Karnak); Findspot: Egypt, Karnak

Dimensions

Height approximately 20 cm (7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

44.28

Medium or Technique

Granodiorite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Fragment from nearly life-size head of a male figulre, possibly a deity; proper right half only; proper left half (1979.42) acquired and joined.

Provenance

From Karnak: 1859: collected by Mrs. J. H. Wells; 1879: purchased by the Peabody Museum, Harvard University (Peabody Museum No. 19886); 1937 & 1944: acquired by the MFA through exchange by V/T January 21, 1937 and V/C January 7, 1944 with Peabody Museum, Harvard University.
(Accession Date: January 7, 1944)

Credit Line

By exchange with the Peabody Museum, Harvard