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Fragmentary statuette of a man

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Head and left shoulder of a statuette of man with elaborate hair/wig; surface smooth.

Provenance

By 1909: purchased in Egypt by Joseph Lindon Smith; 1909: on loan to the MFA; 1911: purchased by the MFA through funds provided by Mary S. Ames. (Accession date: August 3, 1911)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary S. Ames

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 19, 1295–1186 B.C.

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Dimensions

Height x width: 5.2 x 4.5 cm (2 1/16 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.1491

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture