Ram's head finial
Late Period, Dynasty 25
Height x width x length: 12 x 10 x 13 cm (4 3/4 x 3 15/16 x 5 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Egyptian Late Period Gallery (Gallery 216)
Fine work; two sockets in bottom and one in top; mended and shows traces of having been burned.
Said to be from Thebes (Karnak). 1903: purchased for the MFA from Mohamed Mohassib, Luxor, Egypt by Albert M. Lythgoe for £30. (Accession Date: January 1, 1903)
Emily Esther Sears Fund