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Portrait of Hor-Wer
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Portrait of Hor-Wer


Description Conservation Provenance Credit
Description The elegance and lack of emotion in this statue's face characterize sculpture of the Ptolemaic Period. The inscription on the statue's back pillar records that Hor-wer was a member of the clergy and served three of the gods of the Theban area: Amen-re, Min, and Khonsu.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
10/20/1998Examinationsurvey
5/31/2000Treatmentcleaned; re-housed
Provenance Dikran Kelekian, New York and Paris; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1922, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1922

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Period
ca. 250-150 BC (Greco-Roman)
Medium
black granite
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Accession Number
22.213
Measurements
11 13/16 x 7 11/16 x 4 3/4 in. (30 x 19.5 x 12 cm)
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