Upper part of a statue of a king

Egyptian
Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic Dynasty)
305–30 B.C.


Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 16 x 10.2 x 6.5 cm (6 5/16 x 4 x 2 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

56.1248

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Out on Loan

Out On Loan

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Head of a king with uraeus and nemes head cloth. Somewhat battered. Back roughly modeled only.

Provenance

Luigi Vassalli Collection (d. 1887); Horace Mayer Collection, by 1930; lent by Horace Mayer, 1930; gift of Horace Mayer, 1956.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer