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Miniature portrait of Cleopatra I, II or III

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Provenance

From Deir el-Bahri. 1897: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the EEF in the division of finds by the Egyptian government; voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic dynasty), 332–30 B.C.

Findspot

Deir el-Bahri, Egypt

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .055 Length:

Accession Number

97.905

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture