Head of a figurine
Early Dynastic Period
Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Head and shoulders of a female figurine, broken diagonally across chest. Nose and chin batered. Archaic facial features with smiling mouth, large ears, long wavy hair parted in the middle.
From Naukratis. 1886-7: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; December 22, 1887, presented to the MFA by the EEF.
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription