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Statuette of Amun-Re

Figure: deity
Historical period(s)
Nubian Dynasty 25 or Saite Dynasty 26, ca. 712-525 BCE
H (overall): 31.6 cm (12 7/16 in)
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number

Found at Memphis [1]

To 1908
Michel Casira, Cairo, Egypt, to 1908 [2]

From 1908 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Michel Casira in 1908 [3]

From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [4]


[1] According to Curatorial Remark 2 in the object record.

[2] See Original Bronze List, S.I. 48, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.

[3] See note 2.

[4] 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.

Former owner
Michel Casira (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
On View Location
Currently not on view
Metalwork, Sculpture
casting, Egypt, gilding, inlay, Saite Dynasty 26 (664 - 525 BCE)
Collection(s) Area
Ancient Egyptian Art
Web Resource(s)
Google Cultural Institute

Rights Statement
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