Nude female figure

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet-el-Aryan, Grave Z 249 X

Dimensions

Overall: 7.8 x 1.8 x 1.5 cm (3 1/16 x 11/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.2520

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Nude female figure; Tripartite wig and arms straight at sides. Faience, light blue glaze, much surface encrustation.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 249 X. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition