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Head of a Man
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Head of a Man


Description Provenance Credit
Description This head of a man is carved in the round. The piece is well polished. He has a flat top to his shaved head. The piece is broken off at the neck; the nose and ears are slightly damaged.
Provenance Abemayor, Cairo [date and mode of acquisiton unknown]; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1930 [mode of acquisiton unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1930

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Period
2119-1793 BC (Middle Kingdom)
Medium
black granite
(Sculpture)
Accession Number
22.306
Measurements
H: 1 1/2 in. (3.8 cm)
Geographies
  • Egypt (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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