Results 1 1033
273 Previous Next

Head of a Male Statue
Explore Object
Creative Commons License

Head of a Male Statue


Description Exhibitions Provenance Credit
Description This head was part of a statue that was most likely placed in a temple to allow its owner to participate in the rituals for the gods and the king. The name of the man is lost, but his shaven head suggests that he was a priest.
Exhibitions
  • Faces of Ancient Arabia: The Giraud and Carolyn Foster Collection of South Arabian Art. The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore. 2008.
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

Download Image Add to Collection Creative Commons License

Creator
Period
6th-4th century BC
Medium
stone
(Sculpture)
Accession Number
22.370
Measurements
H: 4 15/16 in. (12.5 cm)
Geographies
  • Egypt (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

Tags


    Thumbnail: Head of a Male Statue
    Zoom Out Zoom In Back to Details  
    Full Size: Head of a Male Statue