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Head of a Priest
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Head of a Priest


Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description This head of a priest is carved in the round. He has a shaved head that is round on top. There is a stele broken from his back.
Provenance William T. / Henry Walters Collection, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Number] On old label: 28; [Inscription] On old label: un tĂȘte egypt. epo. sait. en basalte.
Credit Acquired by William T. or Henry Walters

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Creator
Period
664-525 BC (Late Period; late Saite)
Medium
black granite
(Sculpture)
Accession Number
22.310
Measurements
H: 3 9/16 in. (9 cm)
Geographies
  • Egypt (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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