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Figure of Qebehsenuef, one of the four sons of Horus

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Falcon-headed standing deity; arms and legs undefined (mummiform-like); blue-green wig with black stripes on side; detailed in red, yellow, white and blue-green coloring with the central design a series of upward facing semi-circles banded in stripes, dots, or triangle patterns.

Provenance

By 1995: Cyril F. and Josephine S. Hetsko collection; 1995: given to the MFA by Cyril F. Josephine S. Hetsko.

Credit Line

Gift of Cyril F. Hetsko and Josephine S. Hetsko

Egyptian, Late Period–Hellenistic Period, Dynasty 25–Ptole, 760–30 B.C.

Dimensions

Height x width: 32 x 9 cm (12 5/8 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

1995.151

Medium or Technique

Wood and polychrome

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture