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Bust of a Man


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Description The end of the 25th Dynasty and the beginning of the 26th was a time of stylistic experimentation. Sculptors revived traditional forms, with modifications, and also created innovative decorations. The application to the chest of incised figures of the god Osiris lasted only until the end of the reign of King Psamtik I (610 BC).
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
10/21/1998Examinationsurvey
10/25/2000Treatmentcleaned; other
Provenance Dikran Kelekian, New York and Paris [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1912, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1912

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Period
ca. 664-610 BC (Late Period)
Medium
carved grey granite
(Sculpture)
Accession Number
22.416
Measurements
4 3/4 x 3 9/16 x 4 3/4 in. (12 x 9 x 12 cm)
Geography
  • Egypt, Qena (Place of Discovery)

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