Wooden funerary figure



Accession Number
W433
Current Location
In storage
Object Type
Model, Unidentified funerary model, Unidentified figure
Period
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty
Twelfth Dynasty
Material
Wood
Measurements
Height: 133mm
Number of Elements
1

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Description

A wooden funerary figure, likely dating to the Middle Kingdom. It is very finely carved. It is reminiscent of the figures from the tomb of Meketre in Thebes.

Wellcome Number
A52525
Auction
J. C. Stevens. Auction and Sale Rooms: 29 Apr 1919, Lot 392
Auction Details
Various Roman and other antiquities.
Previous Owner
Sir Henry Solomon Wellcome (1853–1936)
Acquisition
Long-term loan, The Wellcome Trust (15 Feb 1971)
Last modified: 08 Oct 2021

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