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Relief plaque of Ptolemaic king

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Limestone relief plaque of a Ptolemaic king. He wears the nemes and an elaborate headdress. It is heavily restored. The face is chipped in some areas.

Provenance

By 1900: with E.P. Warren; October 1900: gift of Edward P. Warren to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Perry Warren

Egyptian, Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic Dynasty), 305–30 B.C.

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 14 x 10.5 x 4 cm (5 1/2 x 4 1/8 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.608

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture