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Fragmentary statuette of an official

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Upper part of a statuette of an official. Since only the upper part of the statue is preserved, it is not entirely certain whether the owner was represented seated, as seems likely, or standing. The anonymous official wears a garment with short sleeves and a drawstring collar, tied with the ends...

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Provenance

By 1972: with Nicolaos Koutelakis, Geneva; purchased by the MFA from Mr. Koutelakis May 10, 1972.

Credit Line

Egyptian Curator's Fund

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep III, 1390–1353 B.C.

Dimensions

height x width 16 x 12 cm (6 5/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1972.360

Medium or Technique

Granodiorite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture