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Family Group of Three
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Family Group of Three


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Description This sculpture depicts a family group of three. At the center is a seated male figure, wearing a kilt. The figure's right hand is clenched on his knee and his left hand is open on his knee. His hair is in rows of rectangles. On his right, a standing boy is wearing a short kilt with hair as his fathers. On his left is a standing boy wearing a kilt with his hair in a braid. On top of the base is an inscription.
Provenance Navare [date and mode of acquisition unknown] [claims Ancient Empire. Found at the Pyramids of Giseh (Giza)]; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1929, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
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Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1929

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Period
ca. 2500-1793 BC (Late Old Kingdom-Middle Kingdom)
Medium
limestone
(Sculpture)
Accession Number
22.112
Measurements
H: 19 in. (48.3 cm)
Geography
  • Egypt, Giza (Place of Discovery)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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