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Head of a Priest
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Head of a Priest


Description Provenance Credit
Description This head is carved in the round. The priest's head is shaven with a round top. The back of the head is broken off. This piece is stylistically somewhat different from the usual bald priest heads. The piece is of mediocre workmanship.
Provenance William T. / Henry Walters Collection, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by William T. or Henry Walters

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Period
ca. 746-335 BC (Late Period)
Medium
limestone
(Sculpture)
Accession Number
22.360
Measurements
H: 3 3/8 in. (8.5 cm)
Geographies
  • Egypt (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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