Model Type
naked female figure
Description
Breasted -- 5. Paris, Louvre, E 12003 (Pl. 88a). Twelfth dynasty. Nude except for collar, bracelets and anklets. Her headdress is quite short. By a curious accident both thumbs are missing. Colour of the wood is a rich brown.
From Asyut, tomb 13, excavations of Chassinat. Height: 60 cm. Chassinat, op. cit., Pl. XXXII, 1 and 2, text, p. 162.
Site
Asyut
Tomb
No. 13, excavations of Chassinat
Museum
Musée du Louvre , Paris
Accession number
E 12003
Breasted Classification
VII-1-4 CONCUBINES AND OTHER GROUPS OF RETAINERS - Concubines. - Nude female figures with legs together and arms at sides.
Material
wood
Dimensions
Height 60 cm
References (Bibliography)
BreastedJnr-1948 , VII-1-4 5, Pl. 88a
Chassinat-etal-1911 , Pl. XXXII, 1 and 2, text, p. 162
Links to Images and Other Refs


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