Statue of Ankhpakhered

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 27
525–404 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt

Dimensions

Height: 28 cm (11 in.)

Accession Number

35.1484

Medium or Technique

Granodiorite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Figure of a man named Ankhpakhered. Bag wig, arms slightly bent, small male figure in front, pillar at back with upper part of 2 cols.inscription. Missing from below waist down; nose battered, face of small figure broken away. on inscription in files.

Provenance

From Karnak, temple of Mut (1). By 1935: Rev. Ernest Paddock Collection; September 7, 1935: Lent by Rev. Ernest Paddock to the MFA; October 3, 1935: Given by Rev. Ernest Paddock to the MFA.

(1) The middle part of the statuette was found in 1897 in Trench C; Benson and Gourlay, Mut in Asher (1899), p. 359, pl. XXVII (5).

Credit Line

Gift of Rev. Ernest M. Paddock