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Upper part of a female figure

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Upper body fragment of a female limestone statue. The head and shoulders are present. She wearsa heavy wig with a fillet. She had pendant breasts. There are remains of color. The nose and chin are chipped. The surface is worn.

Provenance

October 5, 1934: lent by Joseph Lindon Smith. March 1952: given to the MFA by Mrs. Joseph Lindon Smith in memory of Joseph Lindon Smith.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Joseph Lindon Smith in memory of Joseph Lindon Smith

Egyptian, New Kingdom, 1550–1070 B.C.

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 11 x 8.2 x 5.4 cm (4 5/16 x 3 1/4 x 2 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

52.354

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture