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Statuette / man / head


Face of a statue of a provincial governor, of porphyritic diorite: Ancient Egyptian, Upper Egypt, possibly Qau el-Kebir, probably mid-12th Dynasty, c.1965 - 1874 BC

Museum reference



World Culture

Object name

Statuette / man / head

Production information

Egypt, Northern Africa


12th Dynasty, Middle Kingdom, Ancient Egyptian

Style / Culture

Ancient Egyptian


Porphyritic diorite

Collection place(s)

Egypt, Northern Africa


  • 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

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