Model Type
male figure / fragment
Description
GlobalEgMus -- Wooden figure of a man
Painted wooden figure of a man wearing a short kilt, with right leg raised. Such figures formed parts of composite wooden models of boats and production units on great estates. The models, produced predominantly in the early Middle Kingdom, were placed at burial in tombs of high officials and even, in the 11th Dynasty, in the tomb of the king.
Height= 19 (cm) Width= 4 (cm) Length= 5.5 (cm)
Note Preservation: The arms and feet are missing.
Site
Thebes
Date
Middle Kingdom
Museum
National Museum of Ireland , Dublin
Accession number
1892:256
Material
wood
Dimensions
Height 19 cm Width 4 cm Length 5.5 cm
References (Bibliography)
Murray-1910a , p. 39
Web Museum Record Card
URL: http://www.globalegyptianmuseum.org/record.aspx?id=1654
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