Head of a bearded male figurine
5th century B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis, Temple of Aphrodite
5.3 cm (2 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Bearded head, only the front half preserved.
From Naukratis, Temple of Aphrodite. 1886-7: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; December 22, 1887, presented to the MFA by the EEF. (Accession date: 1888).
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription