Statuette of a lady
New Kingdom, late Dynasty 18
Height: 12.4 cm (4 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Egyptian New Kingdom Gallery (Gallery 210)
Fragment of black stone statuette of a woman; head and upper torso remain; the figure shows an elaborate wig and dress; originally part of a seated statue with husband to her right; holding a mandrake fruit in left hand; cutting in left side of head for ancient repair; nose battered.
By 1934: with Joseph Lindon Smith; 1934: lent to the MFA by Joseph Lindon Smith; 1941: given to the MFA by Joseph Lindon Smith.
(Accession Date: November 13, 1941)
Gift of Joseph Lindon Smith