Standing figure of Tjetety
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
Findspot: Egypt, Saqqara
Height: 40.5 cm (15 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Wood. Name inscribed on top of base. Remains of red paint on body.
From Saqqara, near the pyramid of King Teti. Early 1920s: excavated by Cecil Firth in the cemeteries around the royal pyramid; 1924: given to the MFA by the Egyptian government.
Gift of Service des Antiquités d'Égypte