Model Type
female figure
Description
Turin Mus. online cat:
Object: Female Statuette
Dimension: 15.4 x 2.8 x 3.1 cm Support (modern) 1 x 5.3 x 7 cm
Material: Hardwood and compact
Provenance: Asiut
Category: Statuary
Location: On display / room IV
Description: statuette representing young girl standing, naked, her arms were attached with wooden pegs, of which, at the shoulders , the holes remain. The wigs was domed with locks indicated by concentric circles, has an engraving of a triangular hole on top of the head. The feet rest on a base wedge, capable of being inserted on a broader base.

Schiaparelli excavated Asyut for the Turin Museum in the early 20th century, but he did not publish his excavations.

Site
Asyut
Museum
Museo Egizio, Turin
Accession number
S. 8874
Notes
No record in current catalogue
Material
wood
Dimensions
Dimension 15.4 x 2.8 x 3.1 cm
Museum Online Record Card
URL: https://collezioni.museoegizio.it/en-GB/material/S_8874
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