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Head of a Man
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Head of a Man

Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description This sculpture of a man has been carved in the round and polished smooth. The piece is a fragment, broken off at the neck but otherwise undamaged. The man has a shaved head with a flat top.
Provenance Dikran Kelekian, New York and Paris [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; [as found at Luxor]; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1913, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Inscription] On old label: Mxgg
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1913

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2119-1793 BC (Middle Kingdom)
black granite
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H: 1 5/8 in. (4.1 cm)
  • Egypt, Luxor (Place of Discovery)
Location Within Museum
Not On View


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