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Statue / man

Description

Statue in greywacke of a man named Mesehi (?) with a shaved head, wearing a long pleated kilt with a weft-fringe: Ancient Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, probably 13th Dynasty

Museum reference

A.1952.158

Collection

World Culture

Object name

Statue / man

Production information

ANCIENT EGYPT

Date

13th Dynasty, Middle Kingdom, Ancient Egyptian

Style / Culture

Ancient Egyptian

Collection place

ANCIENT EGYPT

Exhibitions

  • Ancient Egypt Rediscovered (08 Feb 2019)
    National Museum of Scotland

  • Egyptian Gallery, 2003 - 2008 (2003 - 2008)
    Royal Scottish Museum

  • Ancient Egypt (29 Jul 2011)
    National Museum of Scotland

References

Bouriau, Janine (1988), Pharaohs and Mortals: Egyptian Art in the Middle Kingdom (Cambridge University Press), no. 51, pp. 65-66.

On display

National Museum Of Scotland »
Level 5 »
World Cultures, Ancient Egypt Rediscovered

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