Head of a man

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
1550–1295 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bahri

Dimensions

Height: 22 cm (8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

97.889

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Limestone head of a man. It is broken at the neck. The nose is missing. The hair is parted in middle and arranged in many small braids at sides. The eyes and eyebrows are incised.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Deir-el-Bahari.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription