Wig from a statue of a man
Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, Tomb 5202
Overall: 9.4 x 6.8 cm (3 11/16 x 2 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Fragment from the back of the head. Four layers of ribbed curls, painted black.
From Sheikh Farag, tomb 5202, debris. 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