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Standing figure of a man with a short wig and shendyt kilt. He is striding forward with hands clenched at his sides. He stands on a rectangular base.

Provenance

Said to be from Asyut. 1903: purchased for the MFA in Qena, Egypt from Ghirgas by Albert M. Lythgoe as part of a group (03.1651-03.1652) for £40. Acquired with funds from the Emily Esther Sears Fund. (Accession Date: January 1, 1903)

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12, 1991–1783 B.C.

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 32.4 x 6.6 x 16.0 cm (12 3/4 x 2 5/8 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

03.1652

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture