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Statue of a priest

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Granite statuette of a standing priest. He is wearing a leopard's skin, broad collar, and an elaborate kilt. He is holding a standard. His head and feet missing.

Provenance

From Egypt, Dendara. 1898: excavated for the Egyptian Research Account; assigned to the Egyptian Research Account in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the ERA in response for contributions.

Credit Line

Egyptian Research Account by subscription

Egyptian, New Kingdom, 1550–1070 B.C.

Findspot

Dendara, Egypt

Dimensions

Height: 23 cm (9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.1026

Medium or Technique

Granite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture