Model Type
female mourner
Description
Breasted -- 3. Berlin Museum, 9695 (Pl. 62a). This very unusual mourning woman kneels with her right hand grasping the back of her head, and her left hand against her cheek. Her garment is represented by paint; there is even a suggestion of folds indicated by lines. The face likewise is painted and has considerable vitality.
Provenance not stated. Unbaked clay. Height: 19 cm. Berlin, Ausf. Verzeichnis (1899), p. 106; Fechheimer, Kleinplastik, Pl. 27.
Site
Unknown
Museum
Ägyptisches Museum , Berlin
Accession number
9695
Breasted Classification
IV-2-1 SERVANTS CARRYING SUPPLIES FOR DECEASED, AND FUNERAL SCENES - Funeral Scenes - Figures of mourning women.
Notes
Kaiser Kat.= 442
Dimensions
Height 19 cm
References (Bibliography)
BreastedJnr-1948 , IV-2-1 3, Pl. 62a
Fechheimer-1922 , Pl. 27
StaatlichteMuseenBerlin-1899 , p. 106
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