Upper part of a female figure

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 11 x 8.2 x 5.4 cm (4 5/16 x 3 1/4 x 2 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

52.354

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Upper body fragment of a female limestone statue. The head and shoulders are present. She wearsa heavy wig with a fillet. She had pendant breasts. There are remains of color. The nose and chin are chipped. The surface is worn.

Provenance

October 5, 1934: lent by Joseph Lindon Smith. March 1952: given to the MFA by Mrs. Joseph Lindon Smith in memory of Joseph Lindon Smith.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Joseph Lindon Smith in memory of Joseph Lindon Smith