This private male figure in a short kilt, his left leg advanced in a pose between rest and action, is a statue type that was common in several periods of ancient Egyptian history, beginning with the Old Kingdom. The pose is related to a hieroglyph used in writing men's names. The texts here invoke for the owner eternal life and, probably, the statue's continued survival in his Theban tomb.
Statue of a standing man in hard crystalline limestone. Conventional composition, frontal. Arms at sides, left leg advanced. Headless. Rear pillar carelessly inscribed for Wn-nfr, son of Ns’-b3-nb-dd.t and the sistrum player T3-sry.t-hnsw. Condition: Head missing. Body assembled from two pieces. Scattered chips. Portions of surface seem to have been cleaned with an abrasive to remove incrustations.