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Fragment of statuette of a queen

She wears the double crown and uraeus; head and bust of woman; soft blue frit.

Provenance

From Ihnasya el-Medina (Herakleoplis Magna). 1903-1904: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; 1905, presented to the MFA by the EEF. (Accession date: January 1, 1905)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Late Period, Dynasty 26, 664–525 B.C.

Object Place

Egypt

Accession Number

05.253

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture