Sculptor's model of a king

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 26
688–525 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis

Dimensions

Height x width: 10.2 x 10.7 cm (4 x 4 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

88.732

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Head of a king with uraeus facing right.

Provenance

From Naukratis. 1886-7: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; December 22, 1887, presented to the MFA by the EEF.
(Accession Date: April 1, 1888)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription