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Head from statuette

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Accession Number

11.1492

Medium or Technique

Stone

Out on Loan

Out On Loan

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Male face with wig. Light yellow, fine grained stone; back of head broken off and missing; broken at neck; nose battered.

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