Figure from a boat model
Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 13A, debris
Height: 16.5 cm (6 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Standing male figure leaning forward (once leaning on pole?), feet and arms missing. Well carved facial features; black hair, red skin, white kilt.
From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 13, pit A. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition