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Model of a seated man

Seated male with knees drawn up in front of him, head and arms missing; skin painted red, kilt white.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 13, pit A. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12, 1991–1783 B.C.

Findspot

Deir el-Bersha, Egypt

Dimensions

Height: 19 cm (7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

15-4-427.1

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Models