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Title/s

Figurine

Maker/s

Unknown

Category

figure

Name

statuette

Description

statuette of a striding king, wearing a detachable crown, with outstretched left hand which once had something fastened to the palm. The ruler wears an atef crown and double uraeus, identifying the subject as a Kushite, probably Taharqa.

Production Notes

arms made separately and pegged on to the shoulders

Dimensions

height 31 cm

Period

Twenty-fifth Dynasty
Late Period

Date

circa 690 B.C. — 664 B.C.

Provenance

bequeathed: Greg, Robert (Sir) 1954 (Filtered for: Antiquities)

Documentation

  1. (1982) Treasures of the Fitzwilliam Museum , Cambridge (Cambs.) : Pevensey Press (2005) London: Scala [page: 192]

Material/s

copper alloy

Accession Number

E.74.1954 (Antiquities)
(Reference Number: 62125; Input Date: 2003-03-25 / Last Edit: 2011-07-13)

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