Statuette of a man

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom, late Dynasty 11
2140–1991 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Asyut

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .41 H.

Accession Number

04.1776

Medium or Technique

Wood

On View

Stanford and Norma Jean Calderwood Gallery (Gallery 119)

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Wood; figure slightly colored yellow; eyes black.

Provenance

From Asyut. 1903: excavated by Emile Gaston Chassinat and Charles Palanque for the Institut francais d'archeologie orientale, Cairo; 1904: purchased for the MFA by Albert M. Lythgoe.

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund