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Head of painted limestone statuette; broad wig covering ears, parted, ribbed back. Illustration: No

Details

  • ID
    HUMFA_12-12-16
  • Department
    Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Classification
    Sculpture
  • Findspot
    G 2381, hole 2 S
  • Material
    Limestone
  • Dimensions
    Height: 10 cm Width: 12 cm
  • Credit Line
    Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Object Ownership Information
    MFA accession number: 13.3154
  • Period
    Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
  • Date of Register Entry
    12/05/1912
  • Remarks
    Uninscribed, attributed to Nekhebu.
  • Problems/Questions
    MFA accession number verified

Full Bibliography

  • Brovarski, Edward. "A Triad for Pehenptah." Warsaw Egyptological Studies I. Essays in honour of Prof. Dr. Jadwiga Lipinska. Warsaw: National Museum "Pro-Egipt," 1997, pp. 270-271.

    Reisner, George A. "A Family of Builders of the Sixth Dynasty, about 2600 B.C." Bulletin of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston 11, No. 66 (November 1913), p. 56, fig. 7.

    Russmann, Edna. "A Second Style in Egyptian Art of the Old Kingdom." Mitteilungen des Deutschen Archäologischen Instituts, Abteilung Kairo 51 (1995), p. 276, note 76.