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Statue / man

Description

Statue in black granite of a man named Amenyseneb seated with his hands upon his knees, wearing a shoulder-length wig, inscribed across his chest and down his kilt: Ancient Egyptian, Upper Egypt, probably Abydos, Middle Kingdom, 13th Dynasty

Museum reference

A.1951.345

Collection

World Culture

Object name

Statue / man

Production information

ANCIENT EGYPT

Date

c. 1786 - 1633 BC

Style / Culture

13th Dynasty, Middle Kingdom, Ancient Egyptian

Collection place

Abydos, Upper Egypt, ANCIENT EGYPT

Associations

Rea, James

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

Vandier, Manuel III, p. 320 n. 4

Snape, (1986) 'Mortuary Assemblages from Abydos', PhD thesis Liverpool, p. 251, pl. 25

On display

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

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