Sculptor's Model


Location: On Display in the Ancient Egypt: Discovery to Display

From: Egypt

Curatorial Section: Egyptian

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Object Number E14314
Current Location Ancient Egypt: Discovery to Display - On Display
Culture Ptolemaic
Provenience Egypt
Period Early Ptolemaic
Date Made 305-30 BCE
Section Egyptian
Materials Limestone
Technique Incised
Iconography King

Bust of a Ptolemaic king wearing a nemes headdress with a uraeus. A proportional grid is incised on the back and bottom.

Height 13.97 cm
Width 11.43 cm
Depth 5.08 cm
Credit Line Purchased from Joseph Brummer, 1925
Other Number 0316 - Cast Number

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