Statue of an official

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom


Dimensions

Height: 34.5 cm (13 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.871

Medium or Technique

Sandstone

On View

Stanford and Norma Jean Calderwood Gallery (Gallery 119)

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Male figure in long skirt. Left arm and feet missing. Worn vertical incsription on right side of skirt.

Provenance

From Semna: Taharqa Temple, room C. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition