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Fragment of a Statue of King Horemheb

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

MEDIUM Granite
  • Possible Place Made: Thebes (Karnak), Egypt
  • DATES ca. 1319-1292 B.C.E.
    DYNASTY late Dynasty 18
    PERIOD New Kingdom
    DIMENSIONS 11 5/16 x 5 1/2 in. (28.8 x 14 cm)
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    ACCESSION NUMBER 16.580.209
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father Charles Edwin Wilbour
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Black granite fragment of a statue of King Horemhab carrying an inscribed staff in left hand. Preserved portion includes only left forearm, adjoining portion of standard and very small area of kilt. Mediocre work. Condition: Preserved portion in good condition.
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