Head of a man

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 25–30
760–332 B.C.


Dimensions

Height: 13 cm (5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1978.557

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Dark stone head of a man. It is broken off at the neck. He is wearing a head cloth with a plain band on the forehead. The surface is polished, but worn.

Provenance

By 1978: Mrs. Horace L. Mayer collection; given to the MFA by Mrs. Mayer December 1, 1978.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Horace L. Mayer