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Statue of Hagi

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Wood. Face and Body split lengthwise. Wig painted black. Base badly worm-eaten.

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag, S. F. 5202.1924: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, First Intermediate Period, about 2100–2061 B.C.

Findspot

Sheikh Farag, Egypt

Dimensions

Height: 42 cm (16 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.609

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture