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Wall Fragment with Male Figure
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Wall Fragment with Male Figure


Description Conservation Provenance Inscription Credit
Description This wall fragment is carved in very shallow relief and is sawn from a larger relief. It depicts a male figure facing right. He wears a skirt. The piece has inscriptions at the top and right, and a border at the top and right. All edges are sawn. There is a yellow stain on the figure.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
7/13/1967Treatmentcleaned
6/24/1971Treatmentcleaned
Provenance Dikran Kelekian, New York and Paris [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1925, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Inscriptions]; [Label] Old label reads: First Empire. Found at Pyramids
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1925

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Creator
Period
2504-2347 BC (Old Kingdom)
Medium
limestone
(Sculpture)
Accession Number
22.96
Measurements
H: 11 1/4 x L: 9 3/4 in. (28.5 x 24.7 cm)
Geographies
  • Egypt (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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