Model of a man making beer
L of base 26 cm, H of figure 20.5 cm
Medium or Technique
Out on Loan
Out On Loan
Standing figure on rectangular base. Arms are outstretched, figure is leaning forward with fingertips touching the top of a tall vessel. The figure is bare chested wearing a long, calf-length, white kilt. Note that the skin is painted yellow ochre. The body of the vessel is painted red, the rim yellow, the top surface is red as well. The fingers and toes are carefully delineated, the nose and mouth are damaged.
From Naga el-Deir N 89. 1923: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition