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Greywacke statue of a woman


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Title/s

Greywacke statue of a woman

Category

figure

Name

statuette

Description

female statuette, wearing Hathor wig, lower legs missing, inscribed. hathor wigs were common at this time.

Field Collection

Egypt

Technique Description

polished

Dimensions

length 15 cm

Period

Dynasty 13
Middle Kingdom

Date

1794 B.C. — 1648 B.C.

Provenance

bequeathed: Whyte, Edward Towry 1932 (Filtered for: Antiquities)

Documentation

  1. Bourriau, J.D.
    (1988) Pharaohs and mortals; Egyptian art in the Middle Kingdom , Cambridge (Cambs.) (1988) Cambridge (Cambs.)
    [comments: No.37]

Material/s

greywacke

Accession Number

E.67.1932 (Antiquities)
(Reference Number: 52797; Input Date: 2003-03-25 / Last Edit: 2011-07-12)

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