Female figurine

Egyptian
Second Intermediate Period
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Ballas, North Kom

Dimensions

Length: 15.0 cm (5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

47.1675

Medium or Technique

Clay

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

One fragment of a clay female figurine. It is a crude female figurine of pale yellow to gray clay. There are short outstretched arms with bracelets. The head is triangular with a beak-like nose and two holes for ears. The legs are not separated. The neck is broken and mended. “Unregistered Feb - April 1901. Imp 1947. Deir el Ballas. Clay models from Northern Kom.”

Provenance

From Deir el-Ballas, North Kom (see Notes by F.W. Green s.d. March 4, 1900. G.125). 1947: Brought from the Harvard Camp.

Credit Line

Brought from Harvard Camp in 1947