Results 1 1033
1015 Previous Next

Wall Fragment with Male Head to the Right
Explore Object
Creative Commons License

Wall Fragment with Male Head to the Right


Description Conservation Provenance Inscription Credit
Description This limestone wall fragment is carved in sunk relief and painted. It depicts a head to the right, part of a second head, and at top, vertical marks.
Conservation

Examined to identify pigments.

Date Description Narrative
1/14/2016ExaminationExamined
Provenance Dikran Kelekian, New York and Paris [date and mode of acquistion unknown] [as Dehr-el-Bahari]; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1930, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Number] On old label: 5 39 K
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1930

Download Image Add to Collection Creative Commons License

Creator
Period
2119-1793 BC (Middle Kingdom)
Medium
limestone with traces of red, blue, white, and black paint
(Sculpture)
Accession Number
22.387
Measurements
H: 5 in. (12.7 cm)
Geographies
Location Within Museum
Not On View

Tags


    Thumbnail: Wall Fragment with Male Head to the Right
    Zoom Out Zoom In Back to Details  
    Full Size: Wall Fragment with Male Head to the Right