Naqada II, 3650–3300 B.C.
Height x width x depth: 18.6 x 9 x 6.3 cm (7 5/16 x 3 9/16 x 2 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Nile silt clay
Not On View
Female figure depicted with a narrow waist, broad hips and upraised arms. The head is beaked; however, this is likely due to abstraction rather than an association with a bird.
1904: purchased in Egypt for the MFA by Albert M. Lythgoe.
Emily Esther Sears Fund