Figure of a Standing Man

Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 11
Date:
ca. 1990–1985 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Temple of Mentuhotep II, granite chamber, Egypt Exploration Fund excavations
Medium:
Wood (Cedar?)
Dimensions:
H. 22.9 cm (9 in.)
Credit Line:
Gift of Egypt Exploration Fund, 1907
Accession Number:
07.230.19
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 106
Excavated by Edouard Naville for the Egypt Exploration Fund at Thebes. Received by the EEF from the Egyptian government in the division of finds.Acquired by the Museum from the EEF through subscription, 1907.

Hayes, William C. 1953. Scepter of Egypt I: A Background for the Study of the Egyptian Antiquities in The Metropolitan Museum of Art: From the Earliest Times to the End of the Middle Kingdom. Cambridge, Mass.: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, p. 266.