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Head of a king

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Limestone head of a king. He is crowned with a uraeus. He wears the nemes. It is broken at the neck.

Provenance

Purchased by Albert M. Lythgoe in Egypt

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund

Egyptian, Late Period, 760–343 B.C.

Dimensions

Height: 5 cm (1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

04.1843

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture