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Block Statue of Nes-Min (Sminis)
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Block Statue of Nes-Min (Sminis)


Description Conservation Provenance Inscription Credit
Description This black granite sculpture depicts a squatting figure with nknees drawn up and arms folded on the knees.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
6/24/1971Treatmentcleaned
6/23/1978Treatmentcleaned
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.
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Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1912

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Creator
Period
946-736 BC (Third Intermediate Period)
Medium
black granite
(Sculpture)
Accession Number
22.158
Measurements
H: 14 7/16 in. (36.7 cm)
Geography
  • Egypt, Karnak, Karnak Cachette (Place of Discovery)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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