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Head and shoulders of a male statue

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Black granite head and torso fragment of a male statue. He wears a ribbed bag wig that is incised. The nose, lips, and left arm are battered. The surface is polished.

Provenance

Lent by Joseph Lindon Smith, October 5, 1934

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Joseph Lindon Smith in memory of Joseph Lindon Smith

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, 2061–1640 B.C.

Dimensions

Height: 14.4 cm (5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.345

Medium or Technique

Granite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture