Statue of a priest

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Dendara

Dimensions

Height: 23 cm (9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.1026

Medium or Technique

Granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Granite statuette of a standing priest. He is wearing a leopard’s skin, broad collar, and an elaborate kilt. He is holding a standard. His head and feet missing.

Provenance

From Egypt, Dendara. 1898: excavated for the Egyptian Research Account; assigned to the Egyptian Research Account in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the ERA in response for contributions.

Credit Line

Egyptian Research Account by subscription