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Head from an Anthropoid Sarcophagus

A work made of limestone.
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  • A work made of limestone.

Date:

Late Period/early Ptolemaic (664–220 BCE)

Artist:

Egyptian

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Africa

Culture

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Head from an Anthropoid Sarcophagus

Origin

Egypt

Date

664 BCE–220 BCE

Medium

Limestone

Dimensions

53.3 × 40.6 × 30.5 cm (21 × 16 × 12 in.) (approx.)

Credit Line

Gift of John Forwalter

Reference Number

1982.1679

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