Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Head of a statuette

Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12–13
Date:
ca. 1981–1640 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, Pyramid Temple, MMA excavations, 1906–07
Medium:
Limestone, paint
Dimensions:
H. 9.2 cm (3 5/8 in); W. 11.1 cm (4 3/8 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1912
Accession Number:
12.180.29
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds.

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