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Figurine of Nefertum

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Crude bronze figurine of Nefertum wearing crown.

Provenance

Excavated at Giza, in surface debris west of G 7140 south of room M of the Isis temple (field number 26-1-286) by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition January 8, 1926.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic Dynasty), 305–30 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x width: 7.5 x 1.2 cm (2 15/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-286

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture