Standing statue of Merti with cropped hair

Period: Old Kingdom
Dynasty: Dynasty 5
Reign: reign of Isesi–Unis
Date: ca. 2381–2323 B.C. probably
Geography: From Egypt, Memphite Region, Saqqara; includes the Serapeum, Tomb of Merti, Egyptian Antiquities Service
Medium: Acacia, gesso, paint
Dimensions: 39 3/4 in. (101 cm)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1926
Accession Number: 26.2.4

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