Wooden funerary figure



Accession Number
W681
Current Location
House of Life (first floor), Drawers beneath senet board, Drawer 6
Object Type
Model, Unidentified funerary model, Unidentified figure
Period
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty
Twelfth Dynasty
Material
Wood
Measurements
Height: 115mm
Number of Elements
1

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Description

A wooden funerary figure, likely originating from Twelfth Dynasty Thebes, although his provenance is unknown. It is unclear the activity the figure may have been carrying, but it is likely to be part of a model composition; the stance is similar to examples found on model boats.