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Head


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Description This head is carved in the round and has short hair in rows of rectangles. The piece has almond-shaped eyes and an iridescent surface. It is broken off at the neck.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
5/29/1961Treatmentcleaned; examined for exhibition
Provenance Rev. William MacGregor [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Rev. William MacGregor Collection Sale, Sotheby's, London, 1922, no. 604 [as 12th Dynasty]; Dikran Kelekian, Paris and New York [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1923, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1923

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Period
2119-1793 BCE (Middle Kingdom)
Medium
wood
(Sculpture)
Accession Number
22.27
Measurements
H: 20 1/16 in. (51 cm)
Geographies
  • Egypt (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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