Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Unfinished bust of a king wearing the royal headcloth ( nemes ), a sculptor’s model or a temple offering
Egypt
4th–3rd century BCE
Limestone
H: 17.2; W: 14.5 cm
Gift of Abraham Guterman, New York, to American Friends of the Israel Museum
Accession number: 97.63.191
 
 

Publications:
Ben-Tor, Daphna, The Immortals of Ancient Egypt, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 1997, English

Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir