University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: E13650
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Egypt
Mit-Rahineh
Period: Middle Kingdom
Thirteenth Dynasty
Date Made: 1759-1630 BC
Early Date: -1759
Late Date: -1630
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Quartzite
Iconography:Official
Male Head
Wig
Credit Line:The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Mit-Rahineh (Memphis), Egypt; Clarence Stanley Fisher, 1915

Description

Head of a private official wearing a shoulder length wig. Face has been deliberately damaged.


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: 130View Objects cited in this Publication

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