Basalt Head by Unknown Artist

Head of a figure of Amen Re, god of Thebes.

Details

Medium:
Basalt
Dimensions:
19 x 9 cm
Acquired in:
1958
Bequeathed by:
Stuart H J Johnson through The Art Fund

One of two bequests to two museums by Stuart H J Johnson through the Art Fund in 1958.

Provenance

Estate of S.H.J. Johnson

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

Entry details

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