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Fragmentary statuette of a queen

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Stone fragment of head and back pillar of a statuette of a queen. She wears a stylized vulture headdress. The stone is green-gray. The nose is chipped.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From the Kom at Quft. Exp.Ph. O.S. B 9882 Purchased by Albert M. Lythgoe; 1899-1900. Brought from Harvard Camp in 1947

Credit Line

Brought from Harvard Camp

Egyptian, Late Period, 760–343 B.C.

Findspot

Egypt

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 9.8 x 6.1 x 8.5 cm (3 7/8 x 2 3/8 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

47.1646

Medium or Technique

Stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture