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Head of a Queen
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Head of a Queen


Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description This head of a queen is carved in the round and broken off at the neck. She has long hair, divided over her shoulders. The uraeus has been removed from her forehead.
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1927 [mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Number] On old label: 6359 M xgg
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1927

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Period
2119-1793 BC (?) (Middle Kingdom (?))
Medium
brownish granite
(Sculpture)
Accession Number
22.376
Measurements
H: 4 1/2 in. (11.5 cm)
Geographies
  • Egypt (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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