Crown Prince and/or Priest of Ptah
Dynasty 19 (ca. 1295-1186 BCE)
Diorite, H. 21.8 cm (8 9/16 in)
Fletcher Fund and the Guide Foundation, Inc., Gift 1966, MMA 66.99.64
(From info card)
"The heavy sidelock customarily indicates youth in ancient Egypt but it was also used in the dress of a Crown Prince and the High Priest of Ptah. This fine portrait must have represented one of those highly important persons."