Male figure from a model

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 11–13
2061–1640 B.C.


Dimensions

Height: 25.4 cm (10 in.)

Accession Number

07.1021

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Models

This figure from a wooden model depicts a striding man with left leg advanced. The left arm is missing, while the right is still articulated with the shoulder. The man wears a short black wig and a white kilt. The eyes are outlined in black and filled in with white. The legs end in pegs for attachment to a larger composition. There are no feet. A fragment is broken from the left hip area.

Provenance

Egypt

Credit Line

Egyptian Research Account by subscription