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Statuette of a girl

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Standing on wooden plinth; nude; feet slightly apart; traces of reddish brown on body; elaborate headdress with dull-black color. Wood.

Provenance

By 1836: Robert Hay (1799-1863), Linplum, Scotland; 1863: by descent to his son Robert James Alexander Hay; 1868 (?): sold by Rollin and Feuardent, 27 Haymarket, London to Samuel A. Way, Boston; 1872: gift of his son C. Granville Way. (Accession date: June 28, 1872)

Credit Line

Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep III, 1390–1352 B.C.

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Dimensions

Height x width: 17.5 x 4.7 cm (6 7/8 x 1 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

72.4152a-b

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture