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Wooden statue of an official


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Title/s

Wooden statue of an official

Category

figure

Name

statue

Description

male figure, striding on base, staff (modern) in left hand.

Dimensions

height 55 cm

Period

Sixth Dynasty
Old Kingdom

Date

2345 B.C. — 2181 B.C.

Provenance

bequeathed: Shannon, C.H. and C.S.Ricketts 1937 (Filtered for: Antiquities)

Documentation

  1. Darracott, J. (ed.)
    (1979) All for Art; the Ricketts and Shannon collection , Cambridge (Cambs.) : Cambridge University Press (1979) Cambridge (Cambs.): Cambridge University Press [page: ]
    [comments: no. 11]
  2. (1982) Treasures of the Fitzwilliam Museum , Cambridge (Cambs.) : Pevensey Press (1982) Cambridge (Cambs.): Pevensey Press [page: 8-9]
    [comments: ]
  3. García Castro, J.A.
    [Unknown: Revista de Arqueología 8 [69] (1987)] [page: 51]
    Source title: Revista de Arqueología (1987)
    [comments: figure on this page]
  4. Serrano Delgado, J.M.
    [Unknown: Revista de Arqueología 13 [139] (1992)] [page: 12]
    Source title: Revista de Arqueología (1992)
    [comments: figure on this page]
  5. Malek, Jaromír
    Porter, Bertha
    Moss, Rosalind
    (1999) Topographical bibliography of ancient Egyptian hieroglyphic texts, statues, reliefs and paintings. Vol. 8, Objects of provenance not known. Part 1, Royal statues. Private statues (Predynastic to Dynasty XVII) , Oxford : Griffith Institute (1999) Oxford: Griffith Institute [page: 268]

Material/s

wood

Accession Number

E.40.1937 (Antiquities)
(Reference Number: 53587; Input Date: 2003-03-25 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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