King Senwosret II (Senusert II)
12th Dynasty

This statuette was discovered in 1914 at the royal cemetery of Lisht during the Museum's excavation of a mud-brick enclosure wall surrounding the mastaba of Imhotep, a Twelfth Dynasty official who lived in about 1900 B.C.


Plastered and painted cedar; H. 22 7/8 in. (55.5 cm)


The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Boston
USA