University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 59-23-1
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Egypt
Period: Middle Kingdom
Date Made: 1938-1630 BC
Early Date: -1938
Late Date: -1630
Four Figures
Height: 42.5cm
Width: 33cm
Depth: 10cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Nasli M. Heermaneck, 1959


Statue group of a family with a father and mother on the left and their two sons beside them. The son, Pepi is identified as the donor of this statue. The physiognomy of the group reflects royal figures of the 12th/13th dyns. with large ears, heavy lidded eyes.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Searching for Ancient Egypt: (1997 - 1997)View Objects in Exhibition


[Book] Silverman, David P. 1997. Searching for Ancient Egypt: Art, Architecture and Artifacts from the University of Pennsylvania Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: 128-129View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Horne, Lee C. 1985. Introduction to the Collections of The University Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: 21/8View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue, Exhibition] 2013. Quest for Treasures: Searching for Lost Empires. : Page/Fig./Plate: 242View Objects cited in this Publication

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