Head and torso fragment of a statue

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom–early New Kingdom
2061–1390 B.C.


Dimensions

Height: 10.5 cm (4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.1118

Medium or Technique

Basalt

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Black basalt fragment of a statue. Only the head and torso remain. It is broken at the waist. He wears a tight-fitting garment that is open at the neck. The back of the wig and right side of the wig front are battered.

Provenance

Egypt

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection