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King


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Description This sculpture of a King is carved in the round. He has his arms at his sides and his hands closed. The king has long hair and a snake over the center of his forehead. His kilt is ribbed. There are prongs under both his feet. The piece has been reparied at both shoulders and on the left foot. The arms may not belong to this figure.
Provenance Abemayor, Cairo [date and mode of acquistion unknown] [no. 6]; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1931 [mode of acquistion unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1931

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Creator
Period
1550-1292 BC (New Kingdom)
Medium
wood (ebony)
(Sculpture)
Accession Number
22.248
Measurements
H with prongs: 6 15/16 in. (17.6 cm)
Geographies
  • Egypt (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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