Head of a man
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5–6
Overall: 12 x 9 cm (4 3/4 x 3 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Head from statue of a man. Close-fitting wig of short curls thinly painted black. Face brick-red. Eyebrows and pupils black. Tip of nose and chin slightly bruised. Irregularly broken at neck.
By 1931: with Otto Burchard & Co.; 1931: purchased by the MFA from Otto Burchard & Co. for $3000.
(Accession date: February 1, 1931)
Julia Knight Fox Fund