Head of a king, perhaps Rameses II
New Kingdom, Dynasty 19
Height: 13.5 cm (5 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Head of a king wearing nemes headdress and uraeus. Broken at the neck.
Said to be from Abydos. 1903: purchased for the MFA from Mohamed Mohassib, Luxor, Egypt by Albert M. Lythgoe for £30. (Accession date: January 1, 1904)
Emily Esther Sears Fund