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Nude female figure

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 308 X

Dimensions

Overall: 4.8 x 1.4 x 0.7 cm (1 7/8 x 9/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.2521

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Nude female with tripartite wig and arms straight at sides, back is flat. Mold made, pressed into a one sided mold. Poorly modeled. Faience.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 308. 1910-11: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

(accession date: October 19, 1911)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition