<em>Sa-Iset the Younger</em>, ca. 1279–1203 B.C.E. Wood, 22 1/2 x 6 x 6 1/2 in. (57.2 x 15.2 x 16.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 47.120.2. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 47.120.2_SL1.jpg)

Sa-Iset the Younger

Medium: Wood

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1279–1203 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 22 1/2 x 6 x 6 1/2 in. (57.2 x 15.2 x 16.5 cm)


Museum Location: 19th Dynasty to Roman Period, Martha A. and Robert S. Rubin Gallery, 3rd Floor


Accession Number: 47.120.2

Image: 47.120.2_SL1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Standing wooden statue of Si-eset, Overseer of the Granaries of Upper and Lower Egypt (also Overseer of the Granaries of the Ramesseum). Conventional pose with left leg advances, left arm supports inscribed standard, inscribed plinth at rear. Figure clad in elaborately pleated costume, eyes and eyebrows originally inlaid. The wig was brilliant blue, tunic light red, inlay of inscription on plinth white. Condition: Poor. Base missing. Both arms, left foot inlay of eyes and eyebrows, and considerable portion of standard missing. Scattered portions of tunic and plinth missing.

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