Lower portion of a male striding statuette

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Accession Number

RES.62.87

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Lower portion of a limestone statuette of a striding man. He is striding forward on his left leg. He wears a pleated kilt with a plain waistband. The statue’s left hand holds a steinkern. The right arm and hand are broken off. The fragment begins at the waist and ends above the knee. The surface is worn and chipped.

Provenance

Bequest of Mrs. Godfrey Peckitt; 1962: accepted by the MFA; 1969: arrived at the MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Godfrey Peckitt