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Limestone painted head


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Title/s

Limestone painted head

Category

figure

Name

statue

Description

male head, with back pillar. Archaizing style,in imintation of Old Kingdom sculpture.

Field Collection

Egypt

Dimensions

length 12 cm

Period

Twenty-fifth Dynasty
Twenty-sixth Dynasty
Late Period

Date

circa 747 B.C. — 525 B.C.

Provenance

bequeathed: Gayer-Anderson, R.G. (Major) 1943 (Filtered for: Antiquities)

Documentation

  1. Smith, W. Stevenson
    Sculpture and Painting in the Old Kingdom
    [comments: pl.18b and 19c]

Material/s

limestone

Accession Number

E.GA.4323.1943 (Antiquities)
(Reference Number: 58781; Input Date: 2003-03-25 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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