Model of a bull
First Intermediate Period or Middle Kingdom, Dyn
Height x width x length: 12.5 x 12.5 x 36 cm (4 15/16 x 4 15/16 x 14 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The head and body of this standing bull were carved from a single piece of wood, while the legs, tail, ears and horns were added separately. Plaster was used to mask the joints.
From Asyut, tomb 14 (Wepwawetemhat). 1904: purchased by Albert M. Lythgoe in Egypt for the MFA with funds from the Emily Esther Sears Fund.
Emily Esther Sears Fund