Fragmentary statuette of a man

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 19
1295–1186 B.C.


Dimensions

Height x width: 5.2 x 4.5 cm (2 1/16 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.1491

Medium or Technique

Steatite

On View

Egyptian New Kingdom Gallery (Gallery 210)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Head and left shoulder of a statuette of man with elaborate hair/wig; surface smooth.

Provenance

By 1909: purchased in Egypt by Joseph Lindon Smith; 1909: on loan to the MFA; 1911: purchased by the MFA through funds provided by Mary S. Ames.
(Accession date: August 3, 1911)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary S. Ames