Seated statuette of Senwosret III
Middle Kingdom, Dyn. 12, reign of Senwosret III
Findspot: Egypt, Sinai
Height as restored: 26.6 cm (10 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Three fragments of a seated statuette of Senwosret III in red limestone with traces of blue paint. Now restored. (a) head and upper torso, broken at the neck, (b) part of base with feet, (c) left knee with hand on lap. Lower part restored in plaster. The king wears a nemes headdress with uraues and pleated kilt.
From Sinai. 1905: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund.
(Accession Date: October 1, 1905)
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription