Ancient Egyptian Wood Egyptian rower statuette - Middle Kingdom - 9.1×5.4×4.2 cm

Description
Ancient Egyptian Wood Egyptian rower statuette - Middle Kingdom - 9.1×5.4×4.2 cm
Moyen Empire 12106 / 1786 avant J.-C. - Egypt

Egyptian polychrome wooden statuette of a rower:
The subject is depicted seated, head erect. The hair is short, the forehead is exposed. He is wearing a loincloth. It was a figurine of a funerary boat, intended to take the deceased to the afterlife.
Height: 9.1 cm (11.4 cm with base)
White, ochre and black paint on a white gesso background.
Middle Kingdom, 11th to 12th dynasties, 2106 to 1786 BC.
Missing arms, no restoration.
Provenance: R.B.M. gallery, ref 297.
Previous history: Private collection, built up around 1970.

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Lot details
Culture
Ancient Egyptian
Material
Wood
Object
Egyptian rower statuette - Middle Kingdom
Dimensions
9.1×5.4×4.2 cm
Century/ Timeframe
Moyen Empire 12106 / 1786 avant J.-C.
Origin
Egypt
Condition
Good Condition, See Photo
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