Head and bust of youthful Horus (fragment)

Historical period(s)
New Kingdom, 1196-1070 BCE
Medium
Clay
Dimensions
H x W x D: 3.9 x 2.5 x 2 cm (1 9/16 x 1 x 13/16 in)
Geography
Egypt
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1902.248
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Sculpture
Type

Sculpture (fragment)

Keywords
Egypt, Horus, New Kingdom (ca. 1539 - 1075 BCE)
Provenance

To 1902
Dikran G. Kelekian (1868-1951), Cairo, Egypt, Paris, France, and New York to 1902 [1]

From 1902 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Dikran G. Kelekian, New York, in 1902 [2]

From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]

Notes:

[1] See Voucher No. 4, December 1902, and Original Pottery List, L. 1204, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.

[2] See note 1.

[3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.

Previous Owner(s)

Charles Lang Freer 1854 - 1919
Dikran Garabed Kelekian (C.L. Freer source) 1868 - 1951

Collection Area(s)
Ancient Egyptian Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum