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Male Head
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Male Head


Description Provenance Credit
Description This limestone male head has short hair that is painted black, red flesh, and black and white eyes. The piece is broken diagonally at the nedk and is chipped.
Provenance Dikran Kelekian, New York and Paris [date and mode of acquisition unknown] [no. 6853]; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1930, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1930

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Period
ca. 2170-2020 BC (First Intermediate)
Medium
limestone with red, black, and white paint
(Sculpture)
Accession Number
22.147
Measurements
H: 3 3/8 in. (8.5 cm)
Geographies
  • Egypt (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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