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Greywacke statue of a woman: E.67.1932

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Titles

Greywacke statue of a woman

Description

Female statuette, wearing Hathor wig, lower legs missing, inscribed. hathor wigs were common at this time.

Measurements and weight

Length: 15 cm

Find spot

  • Egypt

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1932) by Whyte, Edward Towry

Dating

Dynasty 13
Middle Kingdom
-1794 - 1648 -1648

Materials used in production

stone Greywacke

Techniques used in production

Carved : Polished

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Identification numbers

Accession number: E.67.1932
Primary reference Number: 52797
Oldadmincategory: SU
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 23 April 2019 Last processed: Thursday 8 April 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Antiquities

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Statuette" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/52797 Accessed: 2021-12-07 06:07:01

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