About this object

Crouched figure from a group model. Skin colour is dark yellow. Short black hair. Well modelled, both arms are stretched out in front, hands pierced that would have held a stirring implement, possibly from a baking or brewing scene.

Object specifics

  • Type
  • Culture
    Middle Kingdom
  • Artist/Maker
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Place made
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt: Thebes
  • Date made
    About 2055 - 1773 BC (Dynasty 11 - 12)
  • Materials
    Paint; Wood
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Purchased from Rev. Greville John Chester, 1883
  • Collector
    John Greville Rev Chester
  • Place collected
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt: Thebes
  • Date collected
  • Measurements
    96 mm x 43 mm x 82 mm
  • Related people
    John Greville Rev Chester (Collector, previous owner)

Where is this object from?


Previous owners

  • John Greville Rev Chester

    Owned from: Unknown or unrecorded
    How acquired: Unknown or unrecorded
    Owned until: 1883-09-20
    Disposal method: Unknown or unrecorded
Object view = Humanities
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