Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Foot from a composite statue of a female, most probably the queen
Egypt
14th century BCE
Quartzite, gold specks
L: 16; W: 8 cm
Harry Stern Collection, bequest of Kurt Stern, London
Accession number: 76.14.100
 
 
The areas of the toenails were cut to receive inlays, and a hole between the first and second toes was drilled for a sandal strap.


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