Statuette of a sleeping boy
Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic Dynasty)
about the 3rd to 2nd century B.C., 299–100 B.C.
Height: 2.1 cm (13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Egyptian Late Period Gallery (Gallery 216)
Tiny statuette of seated male figure, Nubian (?). Right arm and head restig on left knee. Suspension loop over left arm.
Perhaps from Alexandria. 1965: K.J. Hewett Collection; 1965: Purchased from K. J. Hewett by the MFA.
(Accession Date: September 22, 1965)
John Wheelock Elliot and John Morse Elliot Fund