Nikare as a scribe

Granite, paint | 11.9 x 9.7 x 9.2in | c. 2420-2389 B.C. or later

Unknown Artist

Old Kingdom Egyptians sought to express a person's intangible personality by a multiplicity of images. Nikare was represented by at least four statues, including two in the Museum's collection (see also 52.19). In this statue he slightly bends his he...
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