<em>Head and Torso of a Noblewoman</em>, ca. 1844-1837 B.C.E. Diorite, 9 x 6 1/4 x 4 1/2 in. (22.9 x 15.9 x 11.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 59.1. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 59.1_front_PS9.jpg)

Head and Torso of a Noblewoman

Medium: Diorite

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1844-1837 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 9 x 6 1/4 x 4 1/2 in. (22.9 x 15.9 x 11.4 cm)


Museum Location: Egyptian Orientation Gallery, 3rd Floor


Accession Number: 59.1

Image: 59.1_front_PS9.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Head and torso of a lady in quartz-diorite, from a seated statuette. Heavy, striated lappet wig, broad face, large ears, conventional close-fitting gown with two straps. Back pillar, uninscribed. Preserved to elbows. Condition: Nose chipped. Statue incomplete but otherwise intact.

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