Head and shoulders of a male statue

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2061–1640 B.C.


Dimensions

Height: 14.4 cm (5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.345

Medium or Technique

Granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Black granite head and torso fragment of a male statue. He wears a ribbed bag wig that is incised. The nose, lips, and left arm are battered. The surface is polished.

Provenance

Lent by Joseph Lindon Smith, October 5, 1934

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Joseph Lindon Smith in memory of Joseph Lindon Smith