University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: E271
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Egypt
Gurob
Period: Middle Kingdom
Thirteenth Dynasty
Eighteenth Dynasty
Date Made: 1759-1630 BC
Early Date: -1759
Late Date: -1630
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Granodiorite
Basalt
Iconography:Official
Human Head
Wig
Credit Line:Purchased from William Flinders Petrie, 1890
Other NumberES 271 - Original Number

Description

Head of a Middle Kingdom Official wearing a shoulder-length wig.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[Book] Silverman, David P. 1997. Searching for Ancient Egypt: Art, Architecture and Artifacts from the University of Pennsylvania Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: 131View Objects cited in this Publication

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