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Limestone statuette of a boy: E.32.1937

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Titles

Limestone statuette of a boy

Description

Male child, standing, wearing side-lock. The side-lock indicates that the representation is of a child, perhaps a prince or the young Horus.

Measurements and weight

Length: 10 cm

Find spot

  • Egypt

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1937) by Ricketts, C. H. and Shannon, C. S.

Dating

Ptolemaic
-200 - -101

Materials used in production

Limestone

Techniques used in production

Carved

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: E.32.1937
Primary reference Number: 53572
Oldadmincategory: SU
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Antiquities

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