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Limestone Sculpture Inlay, Head in Profile Facing Right

1303–1200 B.C.

Limestone

9.5 x 7.5 x 1.6 cm (3 3/4 x 2 15/16 x 5/8 in.)
Collection of Mary C. and James W. Fosburgh, B.A. 1933, M.A. 1935
1979.14.81
Culture: 
Egyptian
Period: 
New Kingdom, Dynasty 19
Classification: 
Sculpture
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

unknown; but perhaps a Theban origin would be appropriate

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 1979,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin 38, no. 1 (Fall 1980): 63.

Gerry D. Scott, III, Ancient Egyptian Art at Yale, 1st (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1986), 118, no. 67, ill.

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