Relief fragment with a female figure

citation

Historical period(s)
Allegedly Ptolemaic Dynasty, 305-30 BCE
Medium
Limestone
Dimensions
H x W: 37.4 x 24.2 cm (14 3/4 x 9 1/2 in)
Geography
Egypt
Credit Line
Gift of Eugene and Agnes E. Meyer
Accession Number
F1970.50
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Sculpture, Stone
Type

Relief fragment: female figure

Keywords
Egypt, Ptolemaic Dynasty (305 - 30 BCE), relief, woman, WWII-era provenance
Provenance

From at least 1969 to 1970
Eugene Meyer (1875-1959) and Agnes E. Meyer (1887-1970), Washington, DC, and Mt. Kisco, NY [1]

From 1970
Freer Gallery of Art, bequeathed by Agnes E. Meyer [2]

Notes:

[1] The object is included in a codicil to Agnes E. Meyer’s will and testament, dated December 23, 1969, copy in object file.

[2] See a codicil to Agnes E. Meyer’s will and testament cited in note 1.

Previous Owner(s)

Eugene and Agnes E. Meyer (1875-1959) and (1887-1970)

Published References
  • Ann C. Gunter. A Collector's Journey: Charles Lang Freer and Egypt. Washington and London, 2002. p. 155.
Collection Area(s)
Ancient Egyptian Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum