Head of grotesque figurine
Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis
5.2 cm (2 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Grotesque head, caricature, thin face, Semitic features.
Orange-brown clay, traces of white incrustation; badly weathered.
From Naukratis. 1885: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; October 28, 1885: voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over February 1886. (Accession date: 1886).
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription