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Kneeling statue of an official

525–404 B.C.

Quartzite

38 × 13.6 × 12 cm (14 15/16 × 5 3/8 × 4 3/4 in.)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Olsen
1957.7.11
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Egyptian
Period: 
Late Period, Dynasty 27
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Probably from Athribis. Fred H. Olsen (1891–1986), and Florence Quittenton Olsen, Guilford, Conn.; gift in 1957 to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Gerry D. Scott, III, Ancient Egyptian Art at Yale, 1st (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1986), 142–44, no. 78, ill.

Handbook of the Collections, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1992), 258, ill.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.