User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Figure of Qebehsenuef, one of the four sons of Horus

Start collecting

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.


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.


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

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Wood and polychrome


The Ancient World