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Head of a man

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Dark stone head of a man. It is broken off at the neck. He is wearing a head cloth with a plain band on the forehead. The surface is polished, but worn.

Provenance

By 1978: Mrs. Horace L. Mayer collection; given to the MFA by Mrs. Mayer December 1, 1978.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Horace L. Mayer

Egyptian, Late Period, Dynasty 25–30, 760–332 B.C.

Dimensions

Height: 13 cm (5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1978.557

Medium or Technique

Stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture