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Statuette of a seated man

Limestone with traces of color.

Provenance

From Abydos. 1904: purchased in Egypt for the MFA by Albert M. Lythgoe. Acquired with funds from the Emily Esther Sears Fund. (Accession Date: January 1, 1904)

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6, 2323–2150 B.C.

Accession Number

04.1865

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture