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Male Head and Bust
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Male Head and Bust


Description Conservation Exhibitions Provenance Inscription Credit
Description This male head and bust are sculpted in the round. The man wears a long wig, an under garment drawn in lines and fastened on his left shoulder, and a skirt knotted about his chest. His right arm and shoulder are broken off, and the piece is broken at the waist. There is an inscription on the stele at back.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
2/28/1984Loan ConsiderationExamined for loan
Exhibitions
  • Savings Bank of Baltimore Special Display. The Savings Bank of Baltimore, Baltimore. 1984.
Provenance Dikran Kelekian, New York and Paris [date and mode of acqusition unknown]; Henry Walters, Baltimore [date of acquistion unknown], by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Inscription]
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Creator
Period
664-525 BC (Late Period; Saite)
Medium
black granite
(Sculpture)
Accession Number
22.397
Measurements
H: 7 5/8 in. (19.4 cm)
Geographies
  • Egypt (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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