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Feet from statue of Musician of Amun Tasheritkhonsu

Ptolemaic Period
332–30 B.C.
From Egypt, Middle Egypt, Asyut (Lykopolis)
Greywacke or diorite
H. 9 cm (3 9/16 in.); W. 15 cm (5 7/8 in.); D. 20.7 cm (8 1/8 in.)
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Constantine Johnston Beach, 1954
Accession Number:
Not on view
Donated to the museum by Mrs. Constantine Johnston Beach, 1955. The base had been noted and its inscription copied by Ahmed Bey Kamal at Asyut, published in 1910.

Albersmeier, Sabine 2002. Untersuchungen zu den Frauenstatuen des Ptolemäischen Ägypten. Mainz am Rhein, cat. 109.

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