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Head and torso fragment of a statue

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Black basalt fragment of a statue. Only the head and torso remain. It is broken at the waist. He wears a tight-fitting garment that is open at the neck. The back of the wig and right side of the wig front are battered.

Provenance

Egypt

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom–early New Kingdom, 2061–1390 B.C.

Dimensions

Height: 10.5 cm (4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.1118

Medium or Technique

Basalt

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture